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DKC53-87RIB SS

103RM 3125 CHU
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This corn hybrid provides a vairety of benefits:
  • Excellent test weight.
  • Performs well at harvest with very good drydown and harvest appearance.
  • Plant at medium-high populations for best results.
  • Very good protection against common rust.
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
Emergence
Emergence Very Good
Seedling Vigour
Seedling Vigour Very Good
Root Strength
Root Strength Very Good
Stalk Strength
Stalk Strength Good
Drought Tolerance
Drought Tolerance Very Good
Drydown
Drydown Very Good
Test Weight
Test Weight Excellent
Management
Value Added TraitsSmartStax® RIB Complete® Corn
Crop Heat Units (CHU)3125
Relative Maturity103
Planting
Flowering Timing For MaturityLate
Target Population34 - 36
Emergence4Very Good
Growth
Seedling Vigour4Very Good
Root Strength4Very Good
Stalk Strength5Good
Drought Tolerance4Very Good
Plant HeightMedium
Staygreen5Good
Harvest
Drydown3Very Good
Test Weight2Excellent
Harvest Appearance4Very Good
Diseases
Northern Corn Leaf Blight4Very Good
Goss's WiltN/A
Gray Leaf Spot5Good
Eye SpotN/A
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.

Product Performance

ONQC
Total number of comparisons: 35
Gross Income ($/A) Yield (BU/A) Harvest Moisture Test Weight (LB/BU)
Average For DKC53-87RIB 933.95 211.9 22.8 55.8
Average of Others 916.05 208.4 23.2 56.2
Average Advantage 17.89 3.5 -0.4 -0.4

1Gross income figure includes yield, selling price, and cost of drying and does not consider other inputs. This is an estimate used only to compare potential gross income; it is not a guarantee or statement of fact.

1Gross income figure includes yield, selling price, and cost of drying and does not consider other inputs. This is an estimate used only to compare potential gross income; it is not a guarantee or statement of fact.

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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