Maestà

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Early variety, medium height, excellent quality

Chosen for high grains quality and very vitreous kernel

AGRONOMIC TRAITS
Growth habit ALTERNATIVE
Plant type (end of tillering) ERECT
Heading time EARLY
Plant height MEDIUM-SHORT
Spike/awns color DENSE, BROWN
Lodging MEDIUM RESISTANT
Fungus diseases MEDIUM SUSCEPTIBLE TO SEPTORIA COMPLEX AND LEAF RUST
QUALITY PROFILE
Kernel size BIG (53-56mg)
Loss of vitreous ABSENT
Test weight HIGH
Protein content VERY HIGH
Gluten index of semolina HIGH
Yellow index of semolina HIGH

FARMING SUGGESTION

  • Suitable for all Mediterranean areas
  • Good answer to medium-high sowing density (until 450-500 viable seeds/m2)
  • NB: fungicide at the shooting stage against Septoria complex