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DKC53-56RIB SS

103RM 3125 CHU
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This corn hybrid provides a variety of benefits:
  • Broadly adapted hybrid that offers top end yield potential.
  • Excellent emergence and seedling growth.
  • Excellent roots and stalks.
  • Very good drought tolerance.
  • Performs well across all soil types and yield environments tested.
  • Excellent fit for corn-on-corn rotations.
The RIB designation refers to a RIB Complete® product.
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Value Added Traits
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SmartStax® RIB Complete® Corn SmartStax® RIB Complete® corn blend is one of the most advanced insect and weed control system available. SmartStax® technology provides two proven, highly effective modes of action against below-ground corn rootworm and additional modes of action against above-ground insects including corn earworm. This broad spectrum of insect protection and weed control helps to offer farmers high yield potential. Learn More SmartStax® RIB Complete® Corn
Provinces of Sale
  • New Brunswick NB
  • Newfoundland NL
  • Nova Scotia NS
  • Ontario ON
  • Prince Edward Island PE
  • Québec QC
Emergence
Emergence Excellent
Seedling Vigour
Seedling Vigour Excellent
Root Strength
Root Strength Excellent
Stalk Strength
Stalk Strength Excellent
Drought Tolerance
Drought Tolerance Very Good
Drydown
Drydown Very Good
Test Weight
Test Weight Very Good
Management
Value Added TraitsSmartStax® RIB Complete® Corn
Crop Heat Units (CHU)3125
Relative Maturity103
Planting
Planting Rate34 - 36
Emergence1Excellent
Growth
Seedling Vigour2Excellent
Root Strength1Excellent
Stalk Strength1Excellent
Drought Tolerance3Very Good
Plant HeightMedium
Harvest
Staygreen3Very Good
Drydown3Very Good
Test Weight3Very Good
Diseases
Northern Corn Leaf Blight4Very Good
Goss's WiltN/A
Gray Leaf Spot5Good
Eye Spot2Excellent
Common Rust3Very Good
Gibberella Ear RotA - Average
Anthracnose Stalk Rot4Very Good
Herbicide
Herbicide SafetyEither no adverse effects from the hybrid/herbicide combination were noted or only slight damage could be noted under adverse conditions or herbicide application at higher than label rates.
Rating Scale
  • 1 - 2=Excellent
  • 3 - 4=Very Good
  • 5 - 6=Good
  • 7 - 8=Fair
  • 9=Poor
  • N/A=Not Available
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