VP647

114 CRM

Huge plant with excellent standability

VP647

114CRM

Huge plant with erect leaves, very low ear & excellent standability delivering competitive silage yields in this maturity. Combines top staygreen with excellent foliar health for a wide harvest window. Best planted early in warmer high potential situations.

Recommended established population (plants/ha)

GRAIN not rec

SILAGE 85-100k

Days to maturity (for silage)

Hybrid is only available in the UNI

Upper North Island

full maturity
150-160 days


AGRONOMY TRAITS

Drought Tolerance Good

Stalk Strength Excellent

Flex Good

Staygreen Exceptional

Eary Growth Good

Grain Drydown Good

DISEASE TRAITS

Northern Leaf Blight Good

Rust Very Good

Head Smut Marginal

Fusarium Ear Rot Average

Diplodia Ear Rot Average

Gibberella Ear Rot Data Pending

Stalk Rot Average

CHARACTERISTICS

Plant Height Massive

Ear Height Average

Flex Very Good

Husk Cover Average

Test Weight Very Good

Grain Appearance Average

Flowering for Maturity Good

Black Layer for Maturity Late

RECOMMENDATIONS

Higher Input Management

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Lower Input Management

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Maize after Maize

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No Till/Limited Tillage

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Delayed Harvest - Grain

not rec.

Harvest Window - Silage

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Silage Use

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Less than Optimum Pop

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More than Optimum Pop

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