Ambassador is the highest yielding Hybrid oilseed rape variety in the UK and East/West region on the AHDB Oilseed recommended list 2020/21.
The variety offers an outstanding package of genetic traits including; TuYV resistance, pod shatter resistance and RLM7 protection against stem canker.
This Limagrain variety sets a new benchmark for hybrid performance in the UK.
Ambassador has shown high yield performance across the UK and especially in the East/West region. It has consistently performed well in both the UK and Europe, showing the variety to be very resilient across a wide geographic area.
Ambassador has excellent Autumn and Spring vigour.
Speed of establishment and the opportunity to grow away from early pest damage are recognised as key attributes by growers for establishing oilseed rape crops in the UK.
Ambassador has a very strong disease resistance package with RLM7 plus quantitative resistance against Stem Canker combined with good resistance to Light Leaf Spot, a disease now widespread throughout the UK.
The variety is medium-early to flower with a medium maturity ensuring there is less damage from late frosts and an optimum crop canopy duration for ensuring full yield potential.