This plot features a grain corn hybrid comparison, from which we will track and showcase our best-selling products. It is planted on loamy sand soil.

Planting date: May 18, 2020

Date
CHU*
Rainfall* (mm)
May 18
21.4
0.0
May 25
165.4
1.5
June 1
280.7
1.6
June 8
403.4
21.1
June 15
527.7
23.3
June 22
647.3
28.9
June 29
819.5
50.9
July 6
1011.8
84.7
July 13
1182.0
91.7
July 20
1339.1
92.0
July 27
1510.1
123.9
August 3
1665.8
126.5
August 10
1824.7
128.6
August 17
1973.0
184.3
August 24
2141.4
190.7
August 31
2267.8
204.8
September 7
2353.3
215.6
September 14
2423.8
216.8
September 21
2510.0
216.8
September 28
2600.3
224.1
October 5
2649.4
225.5
October 12
2709.9
226.4
October 19
2713.5
227.4
October 26
2713.5
228.7
October 28
2713.5
231.1
*accumulated since planting

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Harvest/récolte

MZ 1340DBR

MZ 1688DBR

Observations

Oct 28

Harvest date: October 28
Total accumulated CHU*: 2713.5
Total accumulated rainfall*: 231.1 mm
*source: gov.mb.ca (Manitoba Ag-Weather Program)

Harvest results:
MZ 1340DBR: 132.5 bu/ac
MZ 1688DBR: 122.8 bu/ac

The top performer here was E49K32 R at 142.6 bu/ac. Check out the harvest gallery for more information and results.

Jul 23

MZ 1340DBR tassel and starting to silk 66 days after planting; flowering 68 days after planting. Seeing 14 to 16 kernels round.

MZ 1688DBR tasseled and starting to silk 70 days after planting. Seeing 16 to 18 kernels round.

Jul 2

Canopy closure on both hybrids at V7. The MZ 1340DBR showing the early vigour and growth making it taller. MZ 1688DBR showing nice uniformity throughout. Field is clean with adequate moisture after being dry early on. Ear formation initiated on both with the 1340 being further along.

Jun 10

23 days after planting, populations of 32,000 on both MZ 1688DBR and MZ 1340DBR.

MZ 1340DBR

Trait: VT Double PRO® RIB Complete® Corn
CHU: 2150
RM: 73
Product Features:
  • Ultra early flowering
  • Excellent grain quality and test weight
  • Open husk aids grain drydown
  • Adequate husk cover

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MZ 1688DBR

Trait: VT Double PRO® RIB Complete® Corn
CHU: 2300
RM: 76
Product Features:
  • Rapid grain drydown
  • Industry leading plant health
  • Extended stay green for added yield
  • Superior agronomics
  • Moderate response to population
  • Excellent dual purpose option
  • Yield leader

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