207-589 x Sandra. German variety first listed in 2019 which took 19% market share last autumn. High yield potential which (along with LG Casting) is better than all existing 2R varieties in the market (+4% over Cassia / Infinity based on RL figures). Similar grain quality to Cassia – Valerie @ 69.7 KPH vs Cassia @ 69.9 KPH. Lowest screening levels of all varieties listed (1.2%). Valerie is short strawed (78 cm) and displays good straw strength and good resistance to straw breakdown. Good overall disease resistance but needs attention for ramularia. Early maturing (8) to help spread harvest.


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Goldcrop is the leading assembler, importer and distributor of all seed types in the Irish market. Grass seeds and cereal seeds are the main business areas, along with maize, beet, legumes, oilseeds, vegetables, and flowers. The company also has significant business in Agri-Chemicals, Crop Packaging, and Agri-Hardware. Additionally Goldcrop offer a full range of high end Amenity products.


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