Kronos Sumo sunflower seeds are a universal hybrid for Granstar growing technology (Express, Sumo). The originator is the Institute of Field and Vegetable Crops NS Seme in Serbia.
Kronos Sumo is characterized by a high yield potential of 56 c/ha. Seed oil content is 52%.
Kronos Sumo sunflower hybrid has a high resistance to disease and stress. It is recommended for sowing in the central, eastern and western regions of the country. It is resistant to the following diseases: rust, rot, Alternaria, phomopsis.
It withstands treatment with up to 50 g/ha of herbicide based on tribenuron methyl, so it is easy to control dicotyledonous group weeds on Kronos Sumo crops. The hybrid inhibits the germination of 6 broomrape races.
Advantages of Kronos Sumo sunflower hybrid (NS 6054):
- universal hybrid
- resistant to 6 races of sunflower broomrape
- Sumo cultivation technology
- high potential yield
- tolerance to diseases.
Kronos Sumo hybrid seeds are issued in two technological solutions, these are Optimum and Premium. Premium technological solution is a high-quality sowing material that includes treatment against diseases with three fungicides (fludioxonil, metalaxyl-M, thiram), Evrostim Premium microfertilizer, growth stimulator based on phytohormones. Seeds in Optimum technological solution are treated with two fungicides: fludioxonil, metalaxyl-M and Evrostim Premium complex microfertilizer.