MZ 4888SMX

Agronomy Notes

MZ 4888SMX combines solid plant health with strong agronomics. Seedlings
have very good seedling vigour. Plants have a distinct upright leaf canopy. Plants
have moderate ear and plant height. Leaf disease tolerance is strong. GIB ear rot
tolerance is strong. Ears are medium length with 16 -18 kernel rows. Husks
cover is adequate and open well to aid drydown. Stalk and root strength is very
good. Position in maturity sone at moderate populations.

Highlights
  • Rapid vigour for tough conditions
  • Strong stalks for flexible harvest
  • Excels in variable yield environments
  • Responds to intensive management
CHU: 3250 RM: 108
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Product Characteristics

Characteristic Value
Final Population32-34
CHU 50% Silk1740
Plant Height
Size 1Size 2Size 3Size 4Size 5

short

short-medium

medium

medium-tall

tall
Very Poor (1)
Excellent (9)
Early Vigour9/9
9
Stalk Strength9/9
9
Plant Health7/9
7
Drydown9/9
9

Ear Characteristics

Very Poor (1)
Excellent (9)
Test Weight9/9
9

Disease Ratings

Disease ratings are based on the severity of infection.

Very Poor (1)
Excellent (9)
Anthracnose7/9
7
NCLB7/9
7

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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