Hybrid Overview

VARIETY CHARACTERISTICS

Ear Type

Semi-Determinate

Cob Color

Red

KEY STRENGTHS

Stress tolerant, high-yielding hybrid! Strong Goss’s tolerance and excellent test weight. Great greensnap scores as well. VT2Pro version of H5524.

MANAGEMENT TIPS

Keep the populations up over 25,000 in the stress zones and pour the coals to this hybrid with population, fertility, and foliar fungicides in the high yielding ground. Excellent low-end yield stability with great upside as well. Planting time insecticide is recommended in areas of the country with moderate levels of rootworm or other soil insect pressure.

MATURITY

GDUs to Mid-pollination

1250

GDUs to Black Layer

2480

Pollination for Maturity

Medium

Hybrid Charts

DISEASE RESISTANCE

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Gray Leaf Spot

Southern Leaf Blight

Northern Leaf Blight

Eye Spot

Goss’s Wilt

Common Rust

Southern Rust

Stalk Anthracnose

Diplodia Resistance

HYBRID AGRONOMICS

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Test Weight

Staygreen

Stalk Rating

Root Rating

Early Plant Vigor

Silage Quality

Videos

Darren Hefty discusses Hefty Brand H5522 & H5524 development late in the season.

Photos

Photos will be added as they come in from the field.