Silage Proven

Product Information

LG5410 adapts well across the northern Corn Belt with strong northern movement. Taller plants and girthy, flex ears that produce quality grain of average test weight.
  • Very good yield potential and is Silage Proven.
  • Good agronomics: plant vigor, ear flex, standability, drought tolerance, fast fall drydown.
  • Very good disease characterizations including superior Eyespot, NCLB, Goss's Wilt, and Common Rust ratings.
  • Exhibits good tolerance to ASR.

Plant Characteristics

Early Vigor 9 Stalk Strength 7 Root Strength 8 Greensnap 8 Drydown 9 Staygreen 7 Drought Tolerance 8 Test Weight 7 Harvest Appearance 7 Hard Endosperm No GDD - Pollen 1244 GDD - Silk 1218 GDD - Black Layer 2344 Plant Height T Ear Height M Ear Type SF Flowering for Maturity EARLY

Management Tips

Broadly adapted from east to west. Flowers early for its maturity and performs well south of its adapted zone. Performs best at higher populations. Avoid poorly drained soils. Benefits from sidedress applications and higher rates of nitrogen. Adapts well in the High Plains dryland environments. Can be effectively used when planted in continuous corn.

Management Practices

Low Populations 7 Medium Populations 9 High Populations 9 Marginal Soil 8 Productive Soil 9 Continuous Corn 9 Adapt To No Till 8 Planting Rate 28-36,000

Disease Ratings

Northern Leaf Blight 7 Southern Leaf Blight N/A Gray Leaf Spot N/A Goss's Bacterial Wilt 7 Anthracnose 7 Eyespot 8 Common Rust 8 Southern Rust N/A Fungicide Response Moderate

Herbicide Interaction

None noted