High dry matter production
French official trials show high total dry matter production with a high first cut in the spring.
With 51 days between 30 cm grass in the spring, and the beginning of ear emergence, this late heading variety gives flexibility in the use without losing quality.
Disease tolerance and softness of leaves
With a score of 6.4 for softness of leaves, Ninkoko joins the group of soft leaved varieties.
The excellent rust tolerance, with a score of 7.5 adds quality and palatability to the autumn and summer production.