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Yield Data

MANAGMENT TIPS

  • Very good soybean-after-soybean variety
  • Excellent option for early planting
  • Allows for flexible placement across soil types

4991X2

RM 4.9

STRENGTHS

An exceedingly strong performer in our Mid-South region, this variety is the industry standard for yield in the late Group IV Roundup Ready 2 Xtend® platform. It has great consistency and yield with sound agronomics.
4991X2

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
100 135
15" Rows
120 180
Solid Seeded
140 200

General Characteristics

Exp # 7531
Year Released 2016
Relative Maturity 4.9
Summer Canopy Medium
Recommended Row Widths All
No-Till Adapted
8
Shatter Score
8
Eye Appeal (Harvest)
8

+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 Black
Seedling Emergence
8
Standability
9
Root Knot
3

Plant Health

Phytophthora Res. Rps1-a**
Cyst Nematode Resistance PI88788
Phytophthora Tolerance
8
Frog Eye Leaf Spot
8
Sudden Death Syndrome
9
Brown Stem Rot Not Rated
White Mold Rating Not Rated
Stem Canker Rating
9
IDC Rating Not Rated

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

** Rps1-a protects against races 1-2, 10-13, 15-19.

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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