Aquila offers good gross output potential for the E/W region of the UK. The variety has pod shatter resistance, which is a very important for ensuring good yield stability. Aquila has a very high agronomic merit rating, showing the variety to have a range of desirable agronomic traits for good on farm performance. The variety has very good disease resistance for Light Leaf Spot and excellent resistance for Stem Canker; the two main yield robbing diseases of oilseed rape.
Although an older Hybrid variety, Aquila still shows comparable yield potential compared with other Hybrid Varieties in the East/West regions on the AHDB RL 2020/21. Aquila has a range of desirable agronomic traits for securing full yield potential on farm.