5909

5909AM

Optimum® AcreMax®
Insect Protection
5909GH

Great Harvest
Certified Organic Corn
5909Q

Qrome®
5909ZZ

Conventional

109 Days


MANAGMENT TIPS

  • Flexible placement and population across soil types
  • Excels in no-till and minimum tillage situations
  • Responds to an in-season nitrogen application

STRENGTHS

This performance leader sets the standard for broad adaptation and versatility across all soil types. It is an agronomic leader from emergence to harvest, with a robust canopy and excellent season-long standability.
5909AM

Hybrid Positioning and Adaptability

Irrigated X
High X
Medium X
Low X
Poorly Drained X
Soil Productivity:
Excellent
Good
Not Rec.
5909AM

General Characteristics

Exp # 1968
GDUs to Black Layer 2640
GDUs to Mid Silk/Silk RM 1360 / 110
Test Weight 7
No-Till Adapted 9
Emergence 9
Drought Tolerance 8

Plant Traits

Fungicide Response High
Nitrogen Response High
Plant Height Med. Tall
Leaf Color Lt. Green
Stalk Strength 8
Root Strength 7
Corn after Corn 7
Gray Leaf Spot 8
Northern Corn Leaf Blight 6
Goss's Wilt 5
Stay Green 7

Ear Traits

Ear Type Flex-Length
Kernel Rows 14-18
Cob Color Pink
Ear Height Medium
Kernel Depth Deep
Kernel Size Small
Dry Down 7
Husk Cover Complete-Tight

Rating: 9 = Best

Optimum® and AcreMax® insect protection system available through the XL® brand. Optimum® and AcreMax® are trademarks of Pioneer Hi-Bred. *XL® is a registered trademark of Pioneer Hi-Bred. XL® brand seed is distributed by Beck's Superior Hybrids.