Silage Proven

Product Information

LG5470 is a consistent product for this maturity with proven performance over several seasons. Very strong agronomics and disease tolerance including Goss’s Wilt. Excellent choice for both grain and silage.
  • A consistent product for this maturity with proven performance, solid standability and good disease ratings.
  • Girthy ears and open, loose husks that aid drydown in the fall.
  • Great adaptability in no-till with excellent emergence and good early vigor.
  • Handles all soils well, has good stress tolerance, recommended for continuous corn and is Silage Proven.

Plant Characteristics

Early Vigor 8 Stalk Strength 7 Root Strength 8 Greensnap 8 Drydown 7 Staygreen 7 Drought Tolerance 7 Test Weight 8 Harvest Appearance 8 Hard Endosperm No GDD - Pollen 1267 GDD - Silk 1250 GDD - Black Layer 2479 Plant Height MT Ear Height MH Ear Type SF Flowering for Maturity MID

Management Tips

Handles all soils well, has good stress tolerance, and is recommended for continuous corn. Adapts well to no-till. An excellent choice for planting in the High Plains dryland environments.

Management Practices

Low Populations 8 Medium Populations 9 High Populations 9 Marginal Soil 9 Productive Soil 9 Continuous Corn 9 Adapt To No Till 9 Planting Rate 29-37,000

Disease Ratings

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

Herbicide Interaction

Manage growth regulators