LF 0284SMX

Agronomy Notes

Maximum tonnage.  Plants have very good seedling vigour and develop into large, robust plants.  Leading balance of maximum insect protection and whole plant digestibility for continuous corn acres.  Impressive ears maximize starch quantity.  Solid plant health aids to maximize yield.  Position in and south of maturity zone under moderate populations.  

Highlights
  • Improved yield potential
  • Large, girthy ears
  • Expanded harvest window
  • Impressive plant stature
CHU: 3050 RM: 101
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Product Characteristics

Characteristic Value
Final Population30-32
CHU 50% Silk1734
Plant Height
Size 1Size 2Size 3Size 4Size 5

short

short-medium

medium

medium-tall

tall
EmergenceVery Good
FloweringMedium-Late
Ear HeightMedium
Leaf AngleSemi-Upright
Very Poor (1)
Excellent (9)
Early Vigour8/9
8
Plant Health8/9
8
Starch Amount9/9
9
Starch Availability8/9
8
Plant Disease Rating8/9
8

Ear Characteristics

Characteristic Value
Ear TypeFlex
Kernel TextureMedium
Cob ColourPink
Husk CoverAdequate
Shank LengthMedium
Harvest PositionHorizontal

Disease Ratings

Disease ratings are based on the severity of infection.

Very Poor (1)
Excellent (9)
Anthracnose7/9
7
NCLB8/9
8

Traits and Technology

SmartStax® provides the most advanced hybrid stack of herbicide tolerance and insect protection traits against European Corn Borer, Black Cutworm and Corn Rootworm. The 5% non-Bt refuge corn is blended in every bag. Just fill the planter and go for convenient refuge compliance. Roundup Ready® Corn 2 Technology and LibertyLink® System tolerant. Hybrids with the SmartStax® trait should be the number one choice for corn on corn acres.

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