JUSTUS is a high-yielding grain sorghum variety. The variety grows to a height of about 140 cm and shows very good stability. The panicles form white grains. This sorghum variety is medium early and best suited for professional grain sorghum cultivation in the south and southeast of Europe.

Recommended sowing rate: 30- 35 grains/ m2

  • High grain yield
  • Good yield stability
  • Mid early maturity group
  • Grain colour: white



Sowing date

Mid may to mid June, min. 12°C soil temperature.


The seedbed should be as fine-crumbled as possible (similar to beet) and a good connection to the capillary water must be ensured.

Seeding procedure

Single grain or drill seeding technique is possible. The beet technique can also be used. Particularly with drill seeding, care must be taken to ensure sufficient reconsolidation.

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.