Relative Maturity: 96


Features & Benefits

  • Let's go Big 10 Country!

  • Tough acre to top-end placement

  • Performance across soil types

  • Very strong stalks and rooting strength

  • Tar Spot tolerance!

  • Emergence and vigor easy to spot in 2019. That's saying a lot!


GDU to Mid-Silk: 1220
GDU to Black Layer: 2380
Pollination for Maturity: Med-Early

Region Adaptability


Staygreen: Above Average
Greensnap: Average
Stalks: Excellent
Roots: Excellent
Early Vigor: Very Good
Drought Tolerance: Above Average
Test Weight: Very Good
Silage: Above Average

Soil Placement

Course (Droughty): Very Good
Medium: Excellent
Heavy (Well Drained): Excellent
Heavy (Poorly Drained): Excellent
Variable: Excellent

Disease Tolerance

Northern Leaf Blight: Above Average
Gray Leaf Spot: Above Average
Southern Leaf Blight: N/A
Goss’s Wilt: Average
Common Rust: Above Average
Southern Rust: Above Average
Stalk Rot: Very Good
Ear Rot: N/A

Rotation Management

Rotated Acres: Highly Recommended
Continuous Corn: Not Recommended
Continuous Corn with Fungicide: Recommended

Water Management

Full Irrigation: Highly Recommended
Limited Irrigation: Highly Recommended
Rainfed: Highly Recommended
Dryland (Stress): Highly Recommended

Management Response

Added Management: Very Good
Fungicide Response: Very Good
Average Management Response: Very Good
Low Management: Above Average


2219 229th Place
Ames, IA 50014-6321

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