This Y Series® hybrid offers greater flexibility across a wide range of growing conditions. 44Y87 (CL) exhibits exceptional early growth and biomass, more compact plant structure and very high top-end yield for maturity.

Key features

  • Widely adapted Clearfield® option, ideally suited for top-end yields in medium rainfall environments. Rapid early growth and biomass provide grazing opportunities for mixed farming operations
  • Early-mid maturity (4), ideally suited to medium to high rainfall environments [recommended planting partner to 45Y91 (CL)]
  • Very high yield potential for maturity
  • Shorter stature, exceptional standability and shatter tolerance provide conducive conditions for direct heading and aid ease of management in high- yielding

*2015 official GRDC rating with standard Betta Strike® treatment.

Agronomic Profile

Product type Y Series® Clearfield® hybrid
Herbicide tolerance trait Tested for tolerance to imidazolinone herbicides, OnDuty® and Intervix®
Maturity Early-mid season (4)
Blackleg rating R-MR*
GRDC resistance grouping A
Grain oil content High
Plant vigour Exceptional
Plant height Short-medium
Crop standability Excellent
Shatter tolerance Exceptional
Grain test Excellent