Corn

DS-5898E

New
  • High yield potential
  • Very girthy flex-style ears
  • Very good score for Goss's wilt
  • Heat dependent when moved north
  • If used as an early corn, we recommend fungicide use
  • Not recommended for late planting scenarios

  • Product Profile

    • Northern RM : 98
    • Corn Belt RM : N/A
    • GDU Planting to Physiological Maturity : 2540
    • Flowering : Medium
    • Grain Drydown : 5
  • Planting Considerations

    • Planting Population : 30-34,000
    • Planting Rate : Medium
    • Low Population : 2
    • High Population : 4
    • Earlier Zone : 4
    • Later Zone : 4
    • Early Vigor : 1
  • Disease Ratings

    • NCLB : 3
    • Gray Leaf Spot : 6
    • Eye Spot : 3
    • Goss's Wilt : 1
  • PLANT CHARACTERISTICS

    • Plant Height : Medium
    • Ear Height : Medium
    • Stay Green : 5
  • Ear Characteristics

    • Flex : Med/High
    • Type : Girthy
    • Length : Medium
  • ADAPTABILITY

    • Corn-on-Corn : 2
    • No Till : 2
    • Drought : 4
    • Clays : 2
    • Loams : 1
    • Sands : 4
    • Muck : 2
  • STANDABILITY

    • Stalk Strength : 3
    • Root Strength : 1
    • Green Snap : Low
  • KERNEL CHARACTERISTICS

    • Depth : Average
    • Rows : 18-20
    • Test Weight : 3