FAO grain 240 | silage 260 | grain type 3


  • very high grain yields
  • best scores for NCLB resistance
  • compact habitus
  • excellent agronomy


DELICAO is recommended as a grain maize variety in the early to mid-early maturity range. The general impression is very good, which is confirmed by very high grain yields and best scores for healthiness with regard to NCLB resistance. DELICAO shows a compact, slightly shorter habitus with few broken plants and high lodging resistance – summing up to an excellent agronomy. High TGW and good grain quality complete the profile of DELICAO.

    Variety profile

    Helm. Turcicum*
    4 low to medium
    stalk rot*
    3 low
    broken plant*
    2 very low to low
    early vigor*
    8 high to very high
    cold tolerance*
    8 high to very high
    lodging resistance*
    2 very low to low
    plant height*
    7 high
    Yield parameters
    grain yield*
    8 high to very high
    dry matter yield*
    6 medium to high

    Classification acc. to  AGES- the the Austrian Agency for Health and Food Safety
    * Classification acc. to breeder assessement