DON MARIO SOYBEANS IN SOUTH AFRICA!

 

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Agricol has a trade agreement with the Argentine soybean seed giant Don Mario.

Don Mario is the majority shareholder in the soybean market in South America and has an extensive research network in North- and South America.

Soybean material from Argentina and Brazil are very well suited for South African conditions and adapts very well.

The Don Mario soybean range is exclusively marketed and produced in South Africa by Agricol.

  

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DM 5351 RSF

Characteristics:

  • Medium-Short maturity (5.3),
  • Very high yield potential and stability,
  • Ideal for irrigation and dry land,
  • Less sensitive on late planting dates,
  • Prefers medium- to high potential soils,
  • Plant Population dry land: 320 000 plant/ha,
  • Plant Population irrigation: 300 000 plant/ha,
  • Row width not wider than 76cm.
Maturity Group 5.3
Growth type Indeterminate
± Days to flower (cool) 54
± Days to flower (warm) 39
Flower colour White
± Days to first pod (cool) 72
± Days to first pod (warm) 58
± Days to Physiological Maturity (cool) 135
± Days to Physiological Maturity (warm) 121
Pubescence colour Light tawny
Phytophtora Resistant
Stem cancer Resistant
Frogeye Good
Plant height (cm) 80
Average weight of 1000 seeds (g) 152
Plant population – Dry land 320 000
Plant population – Irrigation 300 000
DM 5953 RSF

Characteristics:

  • Medium-short maturity (5.3),
  • Very high yield potential and stability,
  • Ideal for irrigation and dry land,
  • Less sensitive on late planting dates,
  • Most adaptable variety for SA conditions,
  • Prefers medium- to high potential soils,
  • Nr. 1 ranked in ARC trials,
  • Plant population dry land: 320 000 plants/ha,
  • Plant population irrigation: 300 000 plants/ha,
  • Row width not wider than 76cm.
Maturity Group 5.3
Growth type Indeterminate
± Days to flower (cool) 54
± Days to flower (warm) 39
Flower colour Purple
± Days to first pod (cool) 72
± Days to first pod (warm) 58
± Days to Physiological Maturity (cool) 135
± Days to Physiological Maturity (warm) 121
Pubescence colour Light tawny
Phytophtora Resistant
Stem cancer Resistant
Frogeye Good
Plant height (cm) 80
Average weight of 1000 seeds (g) 152
Plant population – Dry land 320 000
Plant population – Irrigation 300 000
DM 5609 RSF

Characteristics:

  • Medium maturity (5.6),
  • Very high yield potential,
  • Ideal for irrigation – 350 000 plants/ha,
  • Plant preferably in narrow rows (45cm).
Maturity Group 5.6
Growth type Determinate
± Days to flower (cool) 60
± Days to flower (warm) 45
Flower colour Purple
± Days to first pod (cool) 77
± Days to first pod (warm) 59
± Days to Physiological Maturity (cool) 139
± Days to Physiological Maturity (warm) 126
Pubescence colour Gray
Phytophtora Resistant
Stem cancer Resistant
Frogeye Good
Plant height (cm) 70
Average weight of 1000 seeds (g) 174
Plant population – Dry land
Plant population – Irrigation 350 000
DM 5302 RSF

Characteristics:

  • Medium maturity (5.7),
  • Very good yield potential,
  • Ideal for dry land – 300 000 plants/ha,
  • Widely adapted for SA conditions,
  • Row width not wider than 91cm,
  • Good stability.
Maturity Group 5.7
Growth type Indeterminate
± Days to flower (cool) 63
± Days to flower (warm) 48
Flower colour Purple
± Days to first pod (cool) 79
± Days to first pod (warm) 60
± Days to Physiological Maturity (cool) 141
± Days to Physiological Maturity (warm) 128
Pubescence colour Gray
Phytophtora
Stem cancer Resistant
Frogeye Good
Plant height (cm) 70
Average weight of 1000 seeds (g) 176
Plant population – Dry land 300 000
Plant population – Irrigation
DM 6402 RSF

Characteristics:

  • Medium-long maturity (6.4),
  • Very high yield potential and stability,
  • Ideal for dry land,
  • Early planting dates,
  • Good heat-drought tolerance,
  • Row width not wider than 91cm.
Maturity Group 6.4
Growth type Indeterminate
± Days to flower (cool) 76
± Days to flower (warm) 55
Flower colour Purple
± Days to first pod (cool) 92
± Days to first pod (warm) 65
± Days to Physiological Maturity (cool) 147
± Days to Physiological Maturity (warm) 133
Pubescence colour Gray
Phytophtora Resistant
Stem cancer Resistant
Frogeye Good
Plant height (cm) 90
Average weight of 1000 seeds (g) 182
Plant population – Dry land 280 000
Plant population – Irrigation
DM 6663 RSF

Characteristics:

  • Medium-long maturity (6.3),
  • Widely adapted for SA conditions,
  • Ideal for dry land,
  • Plant density of 280 000 plants/ha,
  • Good heat- and drought tolerance,
  • Good standability,
  • Adapted for wider row widths (91cm).
Maturity Group 6.3
Growth type Indeterminate
± Days to flower (cool) 75
± Days to flower (warm) 54
Flower colour Purple
± Days to first pod (cool) 90
± Days to first pod (warm) 65
± Days to Physiological Maturity (cool) 146
± Days to Physiological Maturity (warm) 132
Pubescence colour Gray
Phytophtora Resistant
Stem cancer Resistant
Frogeye Good
Plant height (cm) 90
Average weight of 1000 seeds (g) 182
Plant population – Dry land 280 000
Plant population – Irrigation
DM 6.8i RR

Characteristics:

  • Long maturity (6.8),
  • Ideal for dry land plantings,
  • Handles stress conditions exceptionally well,
  • Adapted on marginal, medium and high potential soils,
  • Plant density of 280 000 plants/ha,
  • Good branch development,
  • Adapted on wider rows (91cm),
  • Also recommended for silage because of high plant material volume.
Maturity Group 6.8
Growth type Indeterminate
± Days to flower (cool) 76
± Days to flower (warm) 59
Flower colour Purple
± Days to first pod (cool) 94
± Days to first pod (warm) 78
± Days to Physiological Maturity (cool) 150
± Days to Physiological Maturity (warm) 136
Pubescence colour Gray
Phytophtora Resistant
Stem cancer Resistant
Frogeye Resistant
Plant height (cm) 100
Average weight of 1000 seeds (g) 165
Plant population – Dry land 280 000
Plant population – Irrigation

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