Silage Proven

Product Information

LG5465 has strong agronomics with exceedingly high yield potential. Moderately girthy ears produce high test weight grain from medium height plants that stand well and have average staygreen. Silage Proven.
  • Strong agronomics, exceedingly high yield potential. Medium height plants stand well for harvest.
  • Moderately girthy semi-flex ears, high test weight grain, complete husk cover flares open to aid drydown.
  • Superior tolerance for NCLB and ASR; average ratings for GLS and Goss's Wilt.
  • Adapts well south of its normal maturity zone. Fungicides are recommended when planted corn-on-corn.

Plant Characteristics

Early Vigor 8 Stalk Strength 7 Root Strength 9 Greensnap 8 Drydown 8 Staygreen 7 Drought Tolerance 7 Test Weight 8 Harvest Appearance 8 Hard Endosperm No GDD - Pollen 1271 GDD - Silk 1257 GDD - Black Layer 2467 Plant Height M Ear Height M Ear Type SF Flowering for Maturity MID

Management Tips

Excels at medium to medium-high populations. Performs at a high level across all soils, east to west. Has very good southern movement. Fungicides are recommended when planted corn-on-corn.

Management Practices

Low Populations 7 Medium Populations 9 High Populations 9 Marginal Soil 9 Productive Soil 9 Continuous Corn 7 Adapt To No Till 8 Planting Rate 28-38,000

Disease Ratings

Northern Leaf Blight 8 Southern Leaf Blight N/A Gray Leaf Spot 6 Goss's Bacterial Wilt 6 Anthracnose 8 Eyespot N/A Common Rust 8 Southern Rust N/A Fungicide Response High

Herbicide Interaction

None noted