5899

5899SX

SmartStax® RIB
Complete® Corn Blend
5899V2P

VT Double PRO®
RIB Complete® Corn Blend

108 Days


MANAGMENT TIPS

  • Best positioned on medium to high productivity soils
  • Moderate plant architecture for season-long standability
  • Responds to fungicide under disease pressure

STRENGTHS

This addition to the yield-leading "99" family of genetics continues the tradition of strong performance for the central and west. Its moderate height and standability make it a perfect fit for the area.
5899SX

Hybrid Positioning and Adaptability

Irrigated X
High X
Medium X
Low X
Poorly Drained X
Soil Productivity:
Excellent
Good
Not Rec.

General Characteristics

Exp # 2033
GDUs to Black Layer 2640
GDUs to Mid Silk/Silk RM 1360 / 110
Test Weight 7
No-Till Adapted 7
Emergence 7
Drought Tolerance 7

Plant Traits

Fungicide Response Medium
Nitrogen Response Medium
Plant Height Medium
Leaf Color Med. Green
Stalk Strength 6
Root Strength 9
Corn after Corn 8
Gray Leaf Spot 7
Northern Corn Leaf Blight 8
Goss's Wilt 7
Stay Green 6

Ear Traits

Ear Type Med. Flex
Kernel Rows 14-18
Cob Color Red
Ear Height Medium
Kernel Depth Deep
Kernel Size Medium
Dry Down 8
Husk Cover Partial-Tight

Rating: 9 = Best

Always follow IRM, grain marketing and all other stewardship practices and pesticide label directions. Roundup Ready® crops contain genes that confer tolerance to glyphosate, the active ingredient in Roundup® brand agricultural herbicides. Roundup® brand agricultural herbicides will kill crops that are not tolerant to glyphosate. B.t. products may not yet be registered in all states. Check with your seed representative for the registration status in your state. RIB Complete and Design®, RIB Complete®, Roundup Ready 2 Technology and Design®, Roundup Ready®, Roundup®, SmartStax and Design®, SmartStax® are trademarks of Monsanto Technology LLC. LibertyLink® and the Water Droplet Design® are registered trademarks of Bayer. All other trademarks are the property of their respective owners. Individual results may vary, and performance may vary from location to location and from year to year. This result may not be an indicator of results you may obtain as local growing, soil and weather conditions may vary. Growers should evaluate data from multiple locations and years whenever possible.