Optimum® AcreMax® Leptra® Insect Protection

117 Days


  • Flexible placement across soil types
  • Excels in no-till and minimum tillage situations
  • Excellent late-season stalks allow for delayed harvest


This versatile, agronomic leader offers the complete package for the southern portion of our marketing area. It combines good stress tolerance with top-end yield and is a season-long standout from emergence to harvest.

Hybrid Positioning and Adaptability

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

General Characteristics

Exp # 2901
GDUs to Black Layer 2820
GDUs to Mid Silk/Silk RM 1420 / 115
Test Weight 7
No-Till Adapted 8
Emergence 7
Drought Tolerance 7

Plant Traits

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

Ear Traits

Ear Type Flex-Length
Kernel Rows 16-20
Cob Color Red
Ear Height Medium
Kernel Depth Deep
Kernel Size Small
Dry Down 7
Husk Cover Partial-Loose

Rating: 9 = Best