Silage Proven
Product Information
LG49C28 is a product that performs at a high level across geographies. This product exhibits good emergence with excellent stalk and greensnap ratings.
  • Top performance in high yield environments.
  • Large kernels that provide good grain quality and high test weight.
  • Very good emergence and early vigor; flowers early for its maturity.
  • Widely adapted across the northern Corn Belt, with the ability to be used both north and south of the zone.
Plant Characteristics
Early Vigor 8 Stalk Strength 9 Root Strength 7 Greensnap 8 Drydown 8 Staygreen 8 Drought Tolerance 7 Test Weight 8 Harvest Appearance 7 Hard Endosperm No GDD - Pollen 1280 GDD - Silk 1270 GDD - Black Layer 2490 Plant Height MT Ear Height MH Ear Type SF Flowering for Maturity EARLY
Management Tips
Best performance at moderate to higher populations and on productive soils. Will respond to higher management, as it was a top performer in high yield environments. Field observations indicate a high tolerance to Bacterial Leaf Streak and Physoderma Stalk Rot.
Management Practices
Low Populations 7 Medium Populations 8 High Populations 9 Marginal Soil 7 Productive Soil 9 Continuous Corn 7 Adapt To No Till 8 Planting Rate 28-36,000
Disease Ratings
Northern Leaf Blight 7 Southern Leaf Blight N/A Gray Leaf Spot 6 Goss's Bacterial Wilt 7 Anthracnose 8 Tar Spot Moderately Tolerant Common Rust N/A Southern Rust 7 Fungicide Response High
Herbicide Interaction
None noted