dekalbSILAGE SEED

DKC70-64 Brand

Brand
DKC70-64 Brand was specifically developed and selected for the Western silage market and can provide a tall leafy plant type with good silage characteristics. A strong foliar disease package and good staygreen can help to maximize silage yield.

Strengths

Has shown improved silage tonnage and milk yield vs. current offerings

Excellent Southern Rust tolerance

Has shown good common smut tolerance

Plant at medium populations to maximize yield potential

Harvest at appropriate time for maturity to optimize quality

Flex-style ear can help to help maximize yield across populations

Product Details

      VALUE ADDED TRAIT
      SS
      RELATIVE MATURITY
      120
      GDUS TO MID-POLLINATION
      1410
      GDUS TO BLACK LAYER
      3000
      PLANTING RATE
      Medium
      SILAGE PROVEN
      Yes
      NEW PRODUCT
      NO
      VARIETY
      01076416

    Redcob color
    Yellowkernel cap color
    16kernel row

    3emergence
    3seedling growth
    5root strength
    2
    stalk strengthexcellent
    4drought tolerance
    3greensnap
    Tallplant height
    Highear placement

    2
    staygreenexcellent
    2
    harvest appearanceexcellent
    5drydown
    3test weight

    PoorExcellent

    Cgrowth regulators sensitivity
    Asulfonylureas sensitivity
    Aisoxazoles sensitivity - pre-emergence

    3ndfd 24 hr
    3ndfd 30 hr
    3% of starch
    3ivsd7hr
    1
    silage yieldexcellent
    3milk per ton
    2
    milk per acreexcellent

    For RIB products, all product details listed above are for the major component of the blended product.

    Local Rating Scale
    • starHighly Recommended
    • add moderatorRecommended with Management
    • flagUse with Management
    • unionNot Recommended
    • new releasesNew Product
    National Rating Scale
    1 = Excellent, 9 = Poor, NR = Not Recommended, - = data is insufficient at this time.
    Herbicide Sensitivity
    A = Acceptable, C = Caution, W = Warning. Environmental conditions may cause herbicide interactions different than indicated for a particular growing season.
    Herbicide Tolerance
    Ratings are based on observations and research using herbicides at labeled and above labeled rates to simulate extreme environmental conditions, misapplication and adverse soil pH or organic content.
    GDU (Growing Degree Unit)
    Ratings are based on observations and research using herbicides at labeled and above labeled rates to simulate extreme environmental conditions, misapplication and adverse soil pH or organic content.

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