- Festulolium type Italian ryegrass
- Intermediate heading with very high productivity
- Top quality forage
- High content of water soluble sugar
Result of interspecific crossing
BECVA is the result of an italian ryegrass crossed with a tall fescue and backcrossed several times to the Italian parent. The result is an appearance like an Italian ryegrass with improved characteristics.
Very high DM yield
+8% higher dry matter production was the result of the official Czech testing, compared to the Italian ryegrass standard variety LOLITA.
Top forage quality
With a good disease resistance (rusts) and a high sugar content, BECVA produces forage of very high nutritionnal quality.
Exceptional yielding capacity
- Listed/recommended in EU CZ SK
- Lateness: Intermediate
Specification and ratings
WSC water soluble sugar %Source: Official results from the Czech Republic
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Dry- and green matter yield (relative)Source: Official results from the Czech Republic
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Species and varieties
We offer a wide range of healthy, quality forage grass species to optimize your milk and meat production. See all species here.
PLUS - Festulolium Lolium type
Plus - Festulolium is a cross between festucas and loliums which create a combination of high quality with good winter hardiness, persistence and stress tolerance.