Silage Proven

Product Information

LG5700 is a taller plant with medium-high ear placement and tremendous yield potential from girthy ears. This is a product with very strong performance across the Corn Belt and can be used in the High Plains dryland environments.
  • Tremendous yield potential and stability across variable environments from this Silage Proven product.
  • Very good emergence and early vigor with a strong disease profile make this an excellent choice for high residue, continuous corn environments.
  • Overall plant health and excellent stalks and roots lead to an outstanding fall appearance and ease of harvest.
  • Can be effectively used as a full season product planted north of its adapted maturity.

Plant Characteristics

Early Vigor 8 Stalk Strength 9 Root Strength 9 Greensnap 8 Drydown 8 Staygreen 9 Drought Tolerance 8 Test Weight 7 Harvest Appearance 9 Hard Endosperm No GDD - Pollen 1358 GDD - Silk 1356 GDD - Black Layer 2858 Plant Height MT Ear Height MH Ear Type SF Flowering for Maturity MID

Management Tips

LG5700 is well adapted to medium to medium-high populations. Widely adapted across diverse soil types. A good choice for planting in continuous corn. Can be effectively used as a full season product planted north of its adapted maturity. Fungicide applications should be infrequent and be used in combination with a field scouting program.

Management Practices

Low Populations 7 Medium Populations 9 High Populations 9 Marginal Soil 8 Productive Soil 9 Continuous Corn 9 Adapt To No Till 9 Planting Rate 22-34,000

Disease Ratings

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

Herbicide Interaction

Manage sulfonylureas