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SY KINGSTON has been added to the AHDB Recommended List 2021/22. It is a light land variety well suited to the north and west. It has great high specific weight and early maturity. 

Variety Summary

End-use group: Six-row feed, Hybrid

Market options: Livestock Feed

Soil preference: More suited to light land and soils

Regional positioning: Particularly suited to the  in the North and West

Sowing rate: Approx 200 seeds/m2 in good conditions

Variety Summary

We've compared KINGSBARN and KWS Orwell on the AHDB Recommended List 2021/22 and shared some key statistics we think you'll be interested in. Download the variety sheet for some more in depth information you can carry with you everywhere.

 

Yield

 Untreated Yield*Treated Yield*Eastern Yield*Western Yield*Northern Yield*
SY KINGSTON88107.3106109108
KWS Orwell80102.0102102101

* % treated control

 

Grain quality

 

Specific Weight

(kg/hl)

Screenings

(% through 2.25mm)

Screenings

(% through 2.5mm) 

SY KINGSTON69.72.68.9
KWS Orwell68.12.16.3

 

Disease profile

 

Mildew 

(1-9)

Brown rust

(1-9)

Rhynchosporium 

(1-9)

Net blotch

(1-9)

BaYMV
SY KINGSTON7666R
KWS Orwell3765R

[ ] = limited data

Agronomic features

 

Resistance to lodging

(1-9)

Straw height without PGR

(cm)

Straw height with PGR

(cm)

Ripening

(days +/- Orwell, -ve = earlier)

SY KINGSTON 7[120]107-1
KWS Orwell889860