THE SPELT WHEAT THAT HAS PROVEN SUCCESSFUL IN PRACTICE!
- Good quality
- Recommended for organic farming
OBERKULMER ROTKORN is our old world spelt wheat showing good yield potential and outstanding quality traits. This well-proven spelt wheat is recommended for organic farming.
VARIETY TRAITS AND SUSCEPTIBILITY TO DISEASE OF OBERKULMER ROTKORN
|Maturity||medium to late|
|TKM (thousand kernel mass)||high|
|Plant height||very high|
|Risk of lodging||moderate to high|
|Powdery mildew||low to medium|
|Septoria leaf bloch||medium|
|Winter killing||low to medium|
RECOMMENDATIONS FOR A SUCCESSFUL CULTIVATION
|Production target||Moderate grain yields|
|Sowing time||From the end of September to mid-October|
|Seeding||Sowing time and sowing rate:|
|Early sowing: 120-140 spikelets/m² (app. 170-190 kg/ha)|
|Late sowing: 160-180 spikelets/m² (app. 200-220 kg/ha)|
|Increasing the sowing rate on the basis of organic production methods (e.g. harrowing) should be carried out at own discretion.|
|Weed control||Oberkulmer Rotkorn competes well against weeds, so that two to three rounds of harrowing should normally be sufficient. The first harrowing should be performed as early as possible once the 3 leaf stage has begun in spring. A second round should be carried out three to four weeks later.|
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