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MR-Bazley technote

Hybrid overview


MR-Bazley is a medium-quick maturity grain sorghum which provides growers with reliability in all situations. Market leading pre and post flowering stress tolerance and proven performance through harsh conditions has established this variety’s reputation as the only choice for tougher environments. This hybrid is also suited to limited irrigation and performs well when planted on wider row configurations under dryland conditions. Excellent standability and a high level of tillering when situations allow add to dependability. The ideal option for all dryland environments and double cropping scenarios, growers looking for a reliable performer will not be disappointed in MR-Bazley.

Hybrid attributes

Days to 50% flower
Spring 70-75
Summer 65-70
Central QLD 55-60

Attributes Score
Midge test rating 4
Seedling vigour 7.5
Seedling cold tolerance 8
Tillering 7
Standability 8
Grain Size 8.5
Grain colour red
Pollen production 7
Pre-flowering stress tolerance 8
Post-flowering stress tolerance 8
Irrigation limited
Wide rows yes
Ratings are 1-9
1 = Poor
9 = excellent

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