Broadly adapted across the Corn Belt from East to West with good performance South of its adapted maturity, LG5505 handles tough, variable, and good corn soils. Best performance is at higher populations with high management. It produces healthy plants; recommend fungicides only after a field scouting program.
- LG5505 has a long ear style, furnishes top-end yields and has excellent test weight grain. Approved as HEC or food grade corn in some markets.
- Medium-tall plants with an attractive fall appearance.
- Outstanding disease protection; the SmartStax¿ trait version and the Conventional version convey very good tolerance to ASR.
Growing Degree Days (GDD)
Pollen:1282 | Silk: 1266 | BlackLayer: 2510
Planting Rate: 30 - 38,000 Plants per Acre