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The variety that offers consistency and performance year after year

Astro R2
 
Standability
Plant type
Plant height
Tolerance to white mold
Stability/adaptability
Vigor for no-till
Adaptability to 30
1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10

Management pointers

  • Consistent high yields
  • Tall, slender plant
  • Vigorous plants
  • Above-average first pod height and excellent standability for easier harvesting

Characteristics

  • Performs well in all soil types
  • Best adapted to narrow spacing

CHARACTERISTICS OF VARIETY

days to maturity*
122 days
Hilum color
Black
Pubescence color
Brown
Flower color
Mauve
Number of seeds/kg
5 600 - 6 200
Protein %
41
*Maturity Days counted in its area of adaptation

Seeding rate and populations according to row spacing
(number of seeds per meter)

7po / 18 cm
3.93 unit of 140k/ha – 550 k units/ha – (9.6 seeds/m)
14po / 35 cm
3.57 unit of 140k/ha – 500 k units/ha – (17.5 seeds/m)
30po / 75 cm
NOT RECOMMENDED unit of 140k/ha – NOT RECOMMENDED units/ha – (NOT RECOMMENDED seeds/m)
seed/m X 0,3 = seed/foot

FIELD PERFORMANCE

Standability
8
Plant type
6
Plant height
8
Tolerance to white mold
8
Stability/adaptability
8
Vigor for no-till
7
Adaptability to 30
6
phytophtora tolerance
Rps 1K
Resistance gene to cyst Nematode of soyabean NKS
Noty applicable

NOTES

* Maturity = 95% of pods reached their maturity color (brown).
5 to 10 more days are usually necessary for the humidity of grain to become inferior to 15%.

** Rates: from 1 to 10 where
1 = low,
5 = medium
and 10 = high;
n/a = data not available

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