Silage Proven

Product Information

Top of the trials yield potential, LG66C44 has healthy plants with ears that have good flex in both girth and length. Grain is high quality and is approved as HEC or food grade corn in some markets.
  • Very high yield potential from medium-tall healthy plants with great standability.
  • Grain is high quality with food grade potential.
  • High scores for Anthracnose Stalk Rot, GLS, NCLB, and Southern Rust. Average Goss’s Wilt and Physoderma ratings.
  • Strong stalks and great late season intactness contribute to stability of performance and harvest versatility.

Plant Characteristics

Early Vigor 7 Stalk Strength 8 Root Strength 8 Greensnap 7 Drydown 7 Staygreen 8 Drought Tolerance 7 Test Weight 8 Harvest Appearance 9 Hard Endosperm Yes GDD - Pollen 1355 GDD - Silk 1358 GDD - Black Layer 2876 Plant Height MT Ear Height MH Ear Type SF Flowering for Maturity MID

Management Tips

Very widely adapted across the Corn Belt wherever the maturity is appropriate. Can be planted early or late. Robust plant canopy aids in full season weed control. Performs best at moderate to higher populations. No concerns about tillage or soil types. In-season fertility will maximize grain yield, responds to high yield management practices.

Management Practices

Low Populations 7 Medium Populations 9 High Populations 9 Marginal Soil 8 Productive Soil 9 Continuous Corn 7 Adapt To No Till 8 Planting Rate 27-38,000

Disease Ratings

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

Herbicide Interaction

None noted