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SWEET BEE®

  • High leaf-to-stem ratio
  • Very juicy, sweet stalk
  • Very good regrowth
  • High energy value and feed consumption rate
Management Tips
  • Good regrowth allows for hay / grazing options after first cutting
  • Excellent choice for high quality hay production
  • Great for late season graze out
Plant Characteristics
UsageHay, Grazing, Silage
Relative MaturityMedium
Days to Boot55-60
Days to Soft Dough85-95
Average Seed/lb. (1000s)16-18
Seed ColorWhite
Plant Height (ft)6-7

Nutritive Value7 Drought Tolerance9 Lodging Resistance8 Regrowth7

SWEET BEE® STERILE II

  • Male sterile (will not produce grain unless pollen is introduced during pollination)
  • High leaf-to-stem ratio
  • Very juicy, sweet stalk
  • Very good regrowth
  • High energy value and feed consumption rate
Management Tips
  • Good regrowth allows for hay / grazing options after first cutting
  • Excellent choice for high quality hay production
  • Great for late season graze out
Plant Characteristics
UsageHay, Grazing, Silage
Relative MaturityMedium
Days to Boot57-62
Days to Soft DoughN/A*
Average Seed/lb. (1000s)18-20
Seed ColorRed
Plant Height (ft)6-7

Nutritive Value6 Drought Tolerance8 Lodging Resistance8 Regrowth7

SWEET BEE® BMR

  • BMR Brachytic forage sorghum
  • Higher yield potential than traditional forage sorghum varieties
  • Very high quality silage
  • Higher total digestible nutrients and palatability
  • Excellent standability and grain yield
Management Tips
  • Recommended for high-tonnage, high quality silage only
  • Not recommended for hay or grazing
  • Can be harvested in soft dough or fully mature
Plant Characteristics
UsageSilage
Relative MaturityMedium-Full
Days to Boot75-80
Days to Soft Dough110-115
Average Seed/lb. (1000s)14-15
Seed ColorRed
Plant Height (ft)6-7

Nutritive Value9 Drought Tolerance7 Lodging Resistance8 Regrowth3

EXP SCA 1

  • Good tolerance to sugar cane aphid
  • High leaf-to-stalk ratio with high grain yields possible
  • Juicy, semi-sweet stalk
Management Tips
  • Excellent choice for silage or single hay cutting
  • Harvest at soft dough for highest quality silage
  • Higher plant populations result in more leaf and less grain
Plant Characteristics
UsageHay, Silage
Relative MaturityMedium-Full
Days to Boot70-75
Days to Soft Dough105-110
Average Seed/lb. (1000s)15-16
Seed ColorWhite
Plant Height (ft)8-9

Nutritive Value8 Drought Tolerance7 Lodging Resistance7 Regrowth6

EXP SCA 2

  • Good tolerance to sugar cane aphid
  • High leaf-to-stalk ratio with high grain yields possible
  • Juicy, semi-sweet stalk
Management Tips
  • Excellent choice for silage or single hay cutting
  • Harvest at soft dough for highest quality silage
  • Higher plant populations result in more leaf and less grain
Plant Characteristics
UsageHay, Silage
Relative MaturityMedium-Full
Days to Boot70-75
Days to Soft Dough105-110
Average Seed/lb. (1000s)15-16
Seed ColorWhite
Plant Height (ft)8-9

Nutritive Value8 Drought Tolerance7 Lodging Resistance7 Regrowth6

2-WAY®

  • Can be used as forage or grain production
  • High leaf-to-stalk ratio with high grain yields possible
  • Juicy, semi-sweet stalk
Management Tips
  • Excellent choice for silage or single hay cutting
  • Harvest at soft dough for highest quality silage
  • Higher plant populations result in more leaf and less grain
Plant Characteristics
UsageHay, Silage
Relative MaturityMedium-Full
Days to Boot70-75
Days to Soft Dough105-110
Average Seed/lb. (1000s)15-16
Seed ColorWhite
Plant Height (ft)8-9

Nutritive Value8 Drought Tolerance7 Lodging Resistance7 Regrowth6

2-WAY® SRS

  • Excellent silage hybrid
  • Higher leaf to stalk ratio than 2-Way®
  • Juicy, semi-sweet stalk
  • Above average regrowth for a forage sorghum
Management Tips
  • Excellent choice for silage or single hay cutting
  • Harvest at soft dough for highest quality silage
  • Watch your planting rate due to the smaller seed size
Plant Characteristics
UsageHay, Silage
Relative MaturityMedium-Full
Days to Boot75-85
Days to Soft Dough105-110
Average Seed/lb. (1000s)17-19
Seed ColorRed
Plant Height (ft)8-9

Nutritive Value8 Drought Tolerance8 Lodging Resistance7 Regrowth6

2-WAY® BMR STERILE

  • Male sterile (will not produce grain unless pollen is introduced during pollination)
  • Higher digestibility than conventional forage sorghums
  • High quality feed
  • Very good regrowth
Management Tips
  • Excellent choice for hay or silage
  • Harvest at soft dough for highest quality silage
Plant Characteristics
UsageHay, Silage
Relative MaturityMedium
Days to Boot65-70
Days to Soft DoughN/A*
Average Seed/lb. (1000s)14-16
Seed ColorRed
Plant Height (ft)6-8

Nutritive Value9 Drought Tolerance7 Lodging Resistance7 Regrowth8

RED TOP KANDY

  • Medium-late dual purpose forage sorghum for hay or silage
  • Very tall plant with red grain heads, and very paletable. Cattle love it!
  • High grain to stover ratio silage producer with high dry matter content
  • Super sweet stalks make it an excellent choice for late season graze out or hay
Management Tips
  • Excellent for hay or high grain to stover ratio silage
  • Great for late season graze out due to stalk strength and very sweet stalk
Plant Characteristics
UsageHay, Silage
Relative MaturityMedium-Full
Days to Boot75-80
Days to Soft Dough110-115
Average Seed/lb. (1000s)18-20
Seed ColorRed
Plant Height (ft)10-11

Nutritive Value8 Drought Tolerance7 Lodging Resistance7 Regrowth6
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