This plot features a silage corn hybrid comparison, from which we will track and showcase both our best-selling and newest products. It is planted on sandy loam soil.
Planting date: June 2, 2020
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Harvest date: September 29
Total accumulated CHU*: 2485.7
Total accumulated rainfall*: 156.4 mm
*source: gov.mb.ca (Manitoba Ag-Weather Program)
Milk/Acre (kg): 18,966
Milk/Acre (kg): 18,188
Both our featured products landed at or near the top results in this plot. Check out the harvest gallery for more information.
MS 8171R is flowering 65 days after planting.
MS 8022R is flowering 64 days after planting.
Both hybrids showing great early season vegetative growth standing out from everything else. MS 8171R having a small advantage in height. High temperatures and adequate moisture with clean field have the corn looking great. Unevenness to the field causing some issues with uniformity but MS 8171R looking uniform throughout.
33,000 population on both MS 8022R and MS 8171R 13 days after planting.
Corn planted with conventional tillage; previous crop was corn.
- Aggresive early season vigour
- Rapid grain set for early geography
- Large harvest window
- White cobs for more palatable silage
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