Triticale

SF Bolt

forage triticale

SF Bolt is a new forage triticale that can be autumn or spring sown, ideally suited for green chop or whole crop cereal silage

It is the latest in forage triticale technology using unique double haploid breeding it is unsurpassed in crop uniformity. This provides the benefit of all plants maturing at a similar time, therefore enhancing ease of harvest and enabling consistent yields across the paddock.

SF Bolt has very good resistance to rust and other diseases potentially reducing the use of expensive fungicides that other older varieties may require. It offers the typical characteristics of a high production forage triticale with very good metabolisable energy and carbohydrate levels.

Features Benefits
Unique double haploid breeding technology Uniform crop maturity for ease of harvest
Good rust resistance Reduced need for expensive fungicides
Lower NDF % and higher ME grain Greater intake with more energy for milk
Good lodging tolerance Easier harvesting with less wastage

Australian Release

2013

Stock Suitability

Suited to all livestock classes

Sowing Rate

120-150kg/ha