Hybrid Overview

VARIETY CHARACTERISTICS

Ear Type

Semi-Flex

Cob Color

Red

KEY STRENGTHS

Consistently strong performance! Big yields and a solid defensive package. Broad placement across much of the southeastern quarter of the U.S. Excellent Goss’s Wilt tolerance and greensnap rating. Fantastic stalk quality and root system, as well.

MANAGEMENT TIPS

This hybrid has a semi-flex ear and responds well to additional fertility and in-crop management. Handles Goss’s and most other diseases very well. Has a susceptibility to southern rust that must be managed with fungicides. Closely related to H6612.

MATURITY

GDUs to Mid-pollination

1345

GDUs to Black Layer

2700

Pollination for Maturity

Medium

Hybrid Charts

DISEASE RESISTANCE

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Gray Leaf Spot

Southern Leaf Blight

Northern Leaf Blight

Goss’ Wilt

Southern Rust

Stalk Anthracnose

Diplodia Ear Rot

Diplodia Stalk Rot

HYBRID AGRONOMICS

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Test Weight

Staygreen

Stalk Rating

Root Rating

Early Plant Vigor

Videos

Darren Hefty discusses emergence of Hefty Brand H6614 116-Day SmartStax Corn.

Photos

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