HSR Olympiad

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Introducing HSR Seeds 112 day soft feed/silage maize. Olympiad is a hybrid that has very high water use efficiency. Mid-season feed maize that jointly holds the Australian grain yield record at 21 T/Ha. It is designed principally for the grower who wants a large robust plant with an excellent grain yield or high yielding/quality maize silage.

Planting Populations

85,000 to 95,000 (Grain 70-95 K)


Grown across the North Island.
Growers seeking a reliable, high yielding, excellent standability and disease tolerant package in a mid-maturing maize hybrid, should be growing Olympiad. Producing high quality ‘starchy’ feed grain and silage yields. Farmers that want a stable hybrid that has performed exceptionally well across quicker environments should look at Olympiad.

Plant Type 112 Days CRMSilage or Grain
Yield Potential Excellent yields with unbelievable disease package.
Plant Height Tall plant with large root structure for high WUE.
Grain Type Dent x Dent highly digestible feed grain. High Starch content in grain and silage.
General Comments Consistent and solid yields under various conditions.
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