LG2549

Maturity: 109

Description

LG2549 is a key product in this maturity. Great standing, healthy, medium tall plants have large flex ears with deep kernels. Bred in the South, it combines health and stress tolerance with the top-end performance needed for the most productive soils. Silage proven; can be used dual purpose - grain or silage.

Strengths

Excellent yields in high and low yield environments. Good emergence and stand establishment. Solid root strength and overall good standability. Very fast drydown with an open husk. Great late season intactness. Very high tolerance to Goss

Management Tips

Broadly adapted to soils and tillage practices. A good choice for continuous corn environments. An aggressive fertility program will pay dividends. Fungicides should only be applied following a field scouting program.



Characteristics

Vigor
Stalk
Root
Drydown
Drought
Stay Green
Snap
Harvest Appearance
  • LOW
  • MED
  • HIGH

The above agronomics traits are ranked for each hybrid base genetics from LOW to HIGH. LOW meaning lower performance based on the category and HIGH meaning a high expression of the trait listed.

Additional Characteristics
Plant Height: MT
Ear Height: M
Ear Type: F
Planting Population: 28-36

Diesease Interaction

Northern Corn Leaf Blight
Southern Corn Leaf Blight
Gray Leaf Spot
  • LOW
  • MED
  • HIGH

The ratings above are ranked LOW to HIGH for resistance and/or tolerance against the diseases listed for each hybrid family.

Grain Analysis

Test Weight
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  • MED
  • HIGH

Grain characteristics shown above are ranked from LOW to HIGH expression of the listed trait for each hybrid family.