Relative Maturity: Early

Forage Sorghum

Features & Benefits

  • Early Forage choice - harvest in approx 85 days

  • Excellent standability due to shortened internodes

  • High rate of viable tillers

  • Superior digestibility due to BMR 6 gene

  • Good drought tolerance

Plant Characteristics

Average Seeds/lb (x 1000): 17-19
Relative Height: 
Silage Harvest Maturity: 85
Head Type: N/A
Grain Color: N/A
Head Exsertion: N/A
Average Days to Boot Stage: 60
Average Days to Mid-Bloom: N/A
Plant Traits: 

Region Adaptability

Plant Ratings

Early Vigor: Above Average
Standability: Very Good
Root Strength: N/A
Drought Tolerance: 
Staygreen: N/A
Threshability: N/A Yield for Maturity: N/A
Yield Stability: N/A

Disease and Pest Resistance

Downy Mildew: Excellent
Head Smut: N/A
Charcoal Rot: N/A
MDMV Tolerance: Excellent
Sugarcane Aphid: 
Anthracnose Resistance: Moderate Resistance

Water Management

Full Irrigation: Highly Recommended
Limited Irrigation: Highly Recommended
Dryland (Stress): Recommended

Forage Management

Hay: Recommended
Silage: Highly Recommended
Continuous Grazing: Recommended
Rotational Grazing: Recommended

Always follow grain marketing and IRM requirements and pesticide label directions. Agronomic characteristics and ratings may vary with growing conditions and environment. Ratings are approximate and should not be considered as absolute. Ratings on new products are based on limited data and may change as more data are collected. Extreme or variable conditions may adversely affect performance.


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87194 494th Avenue
O'Neill, NE 68763