Profile

ALGIRA is the MILK Index variety in the early maturity group of DSV's portfolio. ALGIRA convices by its outstanding forage quality and digestibility, combined with very high winter hardiness, persistence and disease resistance. Overall, ALGIRA is the TOP variety in the early maturity group.

National listing/Official recommendation:
CH, LU

  • Milk Index variety in the early maturity group
  • oustanding in all characteristics
  • high digestible, top yielding, healthy and persistent

Suitability

Ploidy tetraploid
Maturity early
Ploidy tetraploid
Maturity early

Yield characteristics

Dry matter yield total
(6)
(medium to high)
Dry matter yield total
(6)
(medium to high)

Plant stand development

Susceptibility to winter damage
(3)
(low)
Persistence
(7)
(high)
Sward density
(6)
(medium to dense)
Susceptibility to winter damage
(3)
(low)
Persistence
(7)
(high)
Sward density
(6)
(medium to dense)

Healthiness

Susceptibility to rust
(3)
(low)
Susceptibility to rust
(3)
(low)

Quality

Digestibility
(8)
(high to very high)

( ) breeders classification based on Swiss Recommended List

Digestibility
(8)
(high to very high)

( ) breeders classification based on Swiss Recommended List

All specified informations, recommendations and representations mentioned here are made to the best of our knowledge and belief, but without guarantee of completeness or accuracy. We cannot guarantee that the properties described are repeatable. All information is provided as an aid to decision-making. Deutsche Saatveredelung AG excludes adhesion for damage or claims for damages, resulting of the use for the variety specified in this description. Mixture compositions may change if individual varieties are not available. As of 01/2021. Subject to change without notice.