Corn

DS-9487RA

  • Good drought tolerance for lighter soils
  • Classic workhorse style of hybrid, performs under stress
  • Determinate ear style excels at high populations
  • Good choice for corn-on-corn and no-till
  • Sound stalk and root package with very good late season look
  • PRAIRIE BRAND: PB-851
  • BRODBECK: 54RA85

  • Product Profile

    • Relative Maturity : 87
    • Flowering : Medium
    • Grain Drydown : 4
  • Planting Considerations

    • Planting Population : 32-36,000
    • Planting Rate : High
    • Low Population : 6
    • High Population : 1
    • Earlier Zone : 4
    • Later Zone : 2
    • Early Vigor : 2
  • Disease Ratings

    • NCLB : 1
    • Gray Leaf Spot : N/R
    • Eyespot : 3
    • Goss's Wilt : 6
    • Response To Fungicide : Medium
  • PLANT CHARACTERISTICS

    • Plant Height : Medium
    • Ear Height : Medium
    • Staygreen : 2
  • Ear Characteristics

    • Flex : Low
    • Length : Medium
  • ADAPTABILITY

    • Corn-on-Corn : 2
    • No Till : 2
    • Drought : 1
    • Clays : 2
    • Loams : 1
    • Sands : 2
    • Muck : 3
  • STANDABILITY

    • Stalk Strength : 1
    • Root Strength : 2
    • Green Snap : Low
  • KERNEL CHARACTERISTICS

    • Rows : 14-16
    • Test Weight : 4

“Can yield on sandier soils -- best sand corn! I like the yield and dry down...Stood really well after the big winds. More consistent than other products I’ve used.”

Gary Wehling From Chippewa Falls, WI ON ds-9487ra