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MANAGMENT TIPS

  • Best positioned on medium and high productivity soils
  • Excellent option for first planting and no-till acres
  • Excellent movement across this RM zone and south

1559X2

RM 1.5

STRENGTHS

BECK 1559X2 is a variety that has fast emergence and carries that early growth right into the season. This variety is excellent against Brown Stem Rot and White Mold and has an excellent Phytophthora package.

Variety Positioning and Adaptability

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

Recommended seeding population

90K
120K
150K
180K
210K

30" Rows
100 140
15" Rows
120 160
Solid Seeded
140 200

General Characteristics

Exp # 6872
Year Released 2018
Relative Maturity 1.5
Summer Canopy Bushy
Recommended Row Widths All
No-Till Adapted
9
Shatter Score
8
Eye Appeal (Harvest)
9

+MP = Med. Productivity, LP = Low Productivity, I = Irrigate

Plant Traits

Plant Height Medium
Flower Color Purple
Pubescence Lt. Tawny
Pod Color Brown
Seeds/Pound 2700
Hilum Brown
Seedling Emergence
9
Standability
9
Root Knot Not Rated

Plant Health

Phytophthora Res. Rps1-c**
Cyst Nematode Resistance PI88788
Phytophthora Tolerance
7
Frog Eye Leaf Spot Not Rated
Sudden Death Syndrome Not Rated
Brown Stem Rot
9
White Mold Rating
7
Stem Canker Rating Not Rated
IDC Rating
7

Rating: 9 = Best; NR = Not Rated; P = Preliminary

** Rps1-c protects against races 1-3, 6-11, 13, 15, 17, 21, 23, 24, 28, 44.

Some products have a patent pending or are covered under one or more of the following U.S. Patent Numbers: 7,326,832; 7,371,939; 7,470,834; 7,511,194; 7,586,025; 7,589,261; 7,598,435; 7,601,897; 7,642,417; 7,663,029".

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