Relative Maturity: 117

SmartStax®    

Features & Benefits

  • Consistent, widely adapted full-season dual-purpose hybrid with exceptional agronomics

  • Very low green-snap risk and good Goss' Wilt allow for easy Western movement

  • Eye catching plant health and stay-green

  • Impressive tonnage and feed quality properties

  • Excellent emergence and vigor for early planting or reduced tillage

Characteristics

GDU to Mid-Silk: 1395
GDU to Black Layer:
Pollination for Maturity: N/A

Region Adaptability

Agronomics

Greensnap: Excellent
Stalks: Excellent
Roots: Excellent
Early Vigor: Excellent
Drought Tolerance: Very Good
Silage Yield: Very Good
Feed Quality: Excellent

Soil Placement

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

Disease Tolerance

Northern Leaf Blight: Very Good
Gray Leaf Spot: Above Average
Southern Leaf Blight: Very Good
Goss’s Wilt: Very Good
Common Rust: Above Average
Southern Rust: Above Average

Rotation Management

Rotated Acres: Highly Recommended
Continuous Corn: Highly Recommended
Continuous Corn with Fungicide: Highly 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: Average
Average Management Response: Excellent
Low Management: Excellent

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ALWAYS READ AND FOLLOW PESTICIDE LABEL DIRECTIONS. Roundup Ready technology contain genes that confer tolerance to glyphosate, an active ingredient in Roundup® brand agricultural herbicides. Agricultural herbicides containing glyphosate will kill crops that are not tolerant to glyphosate.

Performance may vary from location to location and from year to year, as local growing, soil and weather conditions may vary. Growers should evaluate data from multiple locations and years whenever possible and should consider the impacts of these conditions on the grower’s fields.

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Agronomic characteristics and ratings may vary with growing conditions and environment. Ratings are approximate and should not be considered as absolute. Ratings on new products are based on limited data and may change as more data are collected. Extreme or variable conditions may adversely affect performance. WILBUR ELLIS logo, INTEGRA and INTEGRA logo are registered trademarks of Wilbur-Ellis Company LLC.

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