For grain and forage use
SPEEDFEED SUPER will grow taller than Speedfeed making it better suited for silage. Speedfeed has better regrowth for grazing purposes.
The plant is robust with a duration of 80-85 days. The plant grows to a height of 200-210cm and has 3-4 tillers. It is pigmented a dark green with cylindrical and highly compact earheads that are 3.8-4cm in diameter. They are usually 28-30cm in length with no bristles.
The anther is noted as being light yellow in colour that turns brown. Its grain is dark grey and large. The plant is noted to reach 50% flower after 53-55 days. It has some resistance to downey mildew.