DL TESORO – **NEW**
Limited availability for 2020. DL Tesoro is the new standard in zero tannin fababean varieties. This variety is the highest yielding zero tannin fababean registered in Canada with a great package of agronomic traits. Click the link below for DL Tesoro performance data. As the North American distributor for DL Tesoro, Riddell Seed Co. will be working with the best fababean seed producers across Canada to bring DL Tesoro to market. This variety has sturdy upright growth, ideal seed size for many markets, and tremendous yield potential. While most of the available seed for 2020 will be directed to seed production limited amounts will be available for commercial production.
Tabasco is a zero-tannin fababean line suitable for both food and feed markets. Market demand has been growing for fababean and Tabasco is the best suited zero-tannin line currently available for our region. Zero-Tannin fababeans are a highly palatable protein rich feed ingredient that needs no intensive heat processing.
The rotational benefits of fababeans are second to none in terms of nitrogen fixation and follow crop performance. With adequate rainfall we seen yields ranging from 50 – 70 bu/ac.
Growers are also finding excellent performance from Tabasco as a silage crop or in plowdown and cover crop mixes. Click below to check out our Tabasco production fact sheet.