This plot features a corn hybrid comparison, from which we will track and showcase both our best-selling and newest products. It is planted on clay loam soil.

Planting date: May 6, 2020

Date
CHU*
Rainfall* (mm)
May 6
4.3
0.0
May 13
8.8
3.7
May 20
88.9
39.6
May 27
253.3
63.0
June 3
372.4
82.9
June 10
529.9
112.7
June 17
632.1
113.0
June 24
805.1
135.7
July 1
972.4
142.1
July 8
1158.0
142.1
July 15
1331.3
156.0
July 22
1515.7
178.5
July 29
1694.1
185.1
August 5
1854.8
240.6
August 12
2016.2
240.6
August 19
2168.1
249.7
August 26
2332.1
256.6
September 2
2493.3
267.3
September 9
2601.6
286.4
September 16
2703.1
301.0
September 23
2772.7
301.0
September 30
2903.2
324.3
October 7
2934.4
340.2
October 14
2986.5
351.6
October 16
2994.6
362.9
*accumulated since planting

Photo/Video Galleries

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Harvest/récolte

Overall/Agronomy

MZ 2699DBR

MZ 2982DBR

MZ 3117DBR

Observations

Oct 16

Harvest date: October 16

Total accumulated CHU*: 2994.6

Total accumulated rainfall*: 362.9 mm

*source: 4rcast.com

Harvest results:

MZ 2699DBR: 212.4 bu/ac

MZ 2982DBR: 222.9 bu/ac

MZ 3117DBR: 224.7 bu/ac

While MZ 3117DBR performed best here among the featured products, it was another Maizex hybrid—E63G62 R—that won the plot overall. Check out the harvest gallery to see more results. We’ve also posted the agronomy trial results, where we looked at planting depth and starter fertilizer.

Aug 11

Crop is progressing well, and pollination is very good. Most of the varieties are at the R3 stage.

Jun 19

The performance plot was side-dressed with 35 gallons of UAN while the agronomy plot was side-dressed with 23 gallons of UAN.

May 6

Corn planted with conventional tillage; previous crop was soybeans. 5 gallons of 3-18-18 starter applied.

May 5

20 gallons of UAN applied pre-emergence.

Nov 15

15 MT of solid dairy manure spread in the fall.

MZ 2699DBR

Trait: VT Double PRO® RIB Complete® Corn
CHU: 2600
RM: 86
Product Features:
  • Leading yield potential
  • Exceptional stress tolerance
  • Industry leading spring vigour
  • Stable across environments
  • Excels in variable yield environments
  • Favourable response to fungicide
  • Moderate response to increased nitrogen and population

To learn more about this product, click here.

MZ 2982DBR

Trait: VT Double PRO® RIB Complete® Corn
CHU: 2700
RM: 89
Product Features:
  • Powerful seedling vigour for tough conditions
  • Leading top-end yields
  • Rapid grain drydown
  • Excels in high yielld environments
  • Predicted favourable response to fungicides

To learn more about this product, click here.

MZ 3117DBR

Trait: VT Double PRO® RIB Complete® Corn
CHU: 2750
RM: 91
Product Features:
  • Hybrid with top-end yield
  • Strong stalks for flexible harvest
  • Impressive vigour for early establishment
  • Uniform ear size down the row
  • Responds to fungicides
  • Excels in moderate to high yield environments

To learn more about this product, click here.