The highest yielding recommended variety
- Highest yielding variety on the RL with strong untreated yield
- Exceptional performance in the North
- Strong disease profile
- Good specific weight
- Early maturity
KWS return to form in the Group 4 sector with KWS Silverstone entering the list as the highest yielding variety UK wide at 106% controls. Second only to KWS Barrel in the North (111%) and a solid performer on light to medium land (110%).
KWS Silverstone has good grain quality and performs well in mainstream sowing slots. With 8s for mildew and the rusts and no score below 5 for disease, the variety will respond well to a standard PGR programme.
Data Source: AHDB Recommended List, Winter wheat 2016/17
- KWS Silverstone Data sheet 2016 [pdf | 0.15 MB] pdf Download