Hybrid Overview

VARIETY CHARACTERISTICS

Ear Type

Semi-Determinate

Cob Color

Red

KEY STRENGTHS

High yield and great dual purpose corn! Excellent defensive package as well. Very good staygreen and test weight.

MANAGEMENT TIPS

This could be your very best yielding corn or your highest tonnage silage product. This is the SmartStax version of H5712. The key for grain harvest is to place it on good fertility ground and feed it late. Then harvest at 20% moisture or greater. Responds well to intensive fertility management.

MATURITY

GDUs to Mid-pollination

1250

GDUs to Black Layer

2490

Pollination for Maturity

Early

Hybrid Charts

DISEASE RESISTANCE

0 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10

Cob Color

Gray Leaf Spot

Southern Leaf Blight

Northern Leaf Blight

Eye Spot

Goss’s Wilt

Common Rust

Southern Rust

Stalk Anthracnose

DISEASE RESISTANCE

0 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10

Cob Color

Gray Leaf Spot

Southern Leaf Blight

Northern Leaf Blight

Eye Spot

Goss’s Wilt

Common Rust

Southern Rust

Stalk Anthracnose

Videos

Darren Hefty discusses emergence of Hefty Brand H5804 108-Day SmartStax Corn.

Darren Hefty Comments on Hefty Brand H5804 corn at full maturity just prior to harvest.

Photos

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