VP432

93 CRM

A tall, strong silage and grain hybrid

VP432

93CRM

A tall hybrid with strong standability in the windiest of environments. VP432 is a dual purpose hybrid, suitable for both silage and grain production throughout the North Island.

Recommended established population (plants/ha)

GRAIN 85-105K

SILAGE 95-110K

Days to maturity (for silage)

Upper North Island

very short maturity
127-142 days


Lower North Island

very short maturity
139-153 days



AGRONOMY TRAITS

Drought Tolerance Very Good

Stalk Strength Excellent

Flex Good

Staygreen Very Good

Eary Growth Good

Grain Drydown Good

DISEASE TRAITS

Northern Leaf Blight Good

Rust Good

Head Smut Very Good

Fusarium Ear Rot Good

Diplodia Ear Rot Data Pending

Gibberella Ear Rot Very Good

Stalk Rot Data Pending

CHARACTERISTICS

Plant Height Tall

Ear Height Average

Flex Good

Husk Cover Medium

Test Weight Average

Grain Appearance Good

Flowering for Maturity Average

Black Layer for Maturity Average

RECOMMENDATIONS

Higher Input Management

star star star star star

Lower Input Management

star star star star star

Maize after Maize

star star star star star

No Till/Limited Tillage

star star star star star

Delayed Harvest - Grain

star star star star star

Harvest Window - Silage

star star star star star

Silage Use

star star star star star

Less than Optimum Pop

star star star star star

More than Optimum Pop

star star star star star

AVAILABLE RESOURCES TO DOWNLOAD

VP432 Profile download-icon 398.11 kB PDF


Return to Hybrids