PACTS results show P7326 is clearly an obvious choice for growers who are seeking a hybrid that will reach 30% dry matter quickly and produce good yields of high starch content silage. P7326 is a cold tolerant hybrid that has shown a high degree of adaptation to cultivation on less favourable locations or where sowing is delayed. It is also suited to favourable locations wherever an early harvest is required. P7326 has demonstrated very good early vigour.

Hybrid details

Hybrid Chatacteristics

  • Proven suitability to colder sites and later sowing
  • Tall hybrid for such an early maturity
  • Very good early vigour
  • High starch content silage with good whole plant digestibility

Grown In The Open

  • On both favourable and less favourable sites
  • Where early vigour and rapid early growth is important
  • For production of dry grain or grain for crimping on all but marginal sites

Grown Using The Samco System

  • On the coldest sites e.g. sites in Northern Ireland and South West Scotland
  • On more favourable locations when sowing is delayed

Hybrid Specific Agronomic Advice

* Score on a 1- 9 scale where 9 = very resistant

** Assumes plant establishment losses of less than 5%

*** Film penetration varies with conditions and film. Trials conducted with Samco and Maizetech films