MZ 342X

Agronomy Notes

Plants have impressive plant health combined with strong stalks and stress tolerance.  Plants are short in height with medium-low ear placement.  Plants have average flower timing for their maturity.  Ears are medium length and cylindrical with 16-18 rows.  Husk cover is adequate/long.  Positon in and south of maturity zone. 

Highlights
  • Consistent performance
  • Exceptional plant health
  • Impressive late season intactness
  • Industry leading stalk strength
CHU: 2800 RM: 94
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Product Characteristics

Characteristic Value
Final Population32-34
CHU 50% Silk1620
Plant Height
Size 1Size 2Size 3Size 4Size 5

short

short-medium

medium

medium-tall

tall
EmergenceAverage
FloweringMedium
Anther ColourPink
Glume ColourGreen (light pink bands)
Silk ColourPurpling
Leaf AngleUpright
Very Poor (1)
Excellent (9)
Early Vigour8/9
8
Stalk Strength9/9
9
Root Strength9/9
9
Stay Green9/9
9
Plant Health9/9
9
Harvest Appearance9/9
9
Drydown8/9
8

Ear Characteristics

Characteristic Value
Ear TypeSemi-Determinate
Cob ColourPink
Husk CoverAdequate-Long
Shank LengthShort
Harvest PositionHorizontal-Hanging
Very Poor (1)
Excellent (9)
Test Weight8/9
8

Disease Ratings

Disease ratings are based on the severity of infection.

Very Poor (1)
Excellent (9)
Anthracnose7/9
7
Goss's Wilt5/9
5
NCLB7/9
7
Eyespot7/9
7

Traits and Technology

Conventional corn growers want high yields. For the most advanced, highest-yielding conventional corn hybrids, choose Maizex X-Series. These hybrids are developed using modern breeding techniques, but are GMO free. Conventional herbicide programs must be used for weed control.

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