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TA Seeds - Seed Corn Chart Descriptions

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HYBRID SEED CORN - CHART DESCRIPTIONS

Field Description
RM Relative Maturity within the TA Seeds' brands to Black Layer
Traits Value added insect and or herbicide tolerances
Grain Yield Scale of 1-9 (1 = Best, 9 = Poorest)
Silage Use Scale of 1-9 (1 = Best, 9 = Poorest)
Suggested Use Recommendations for this product. GRAIN works best for shelling, DUAL will work best for either shelling or silage, and MULTI-PURPOSE is shelling, silage or ear harvest.
GDU to Black Layer Amount of heat units required to Black Layer
Emergence / Seedling Growth Scale of 1-9 (1 = Best, 9 = Poorest)
Drought Tolerance Scale of 1-9 (1 = Best, 9 = Poorest)
Standability Scale of 1-9 (1 = Best, 9 = Poorest)
Staygreen / Drydown Scale of 1-9 (1 = Best, 9 = Poorest)
Ear Type Flexible, Semi-Flexible, or Determinate
Ear Placement Very High orientation on the stalk, medium orientation on the stalk, or very low orientation on the stalk.
Test Weight A measure of grain density: 1 = very high, 9 = very low
Plant Height A relative rating of height: Moderate, Moderate to Tall, or Tall
Population Tolerance Ability of this product to handle plant densities: high, medium, or low population
NCLB Leaf and stalk disease rating system: Scale is 1-9, 1 = most tolerance, 9 = least tolerance
Gray Leaf Spot Leaf and stalk disease rating system: Scale is 1-9, 1 = most tolerance, 9 = least tolerance
Common Rust Leaf and stalk disease rating system: Scale is 1-9, 1 = most tolerance, 9 = least tolerance
Anthracnose Leaf / Stalk Blight Leaf and stalk disease rating system: Scale is 1-9, 1 = most tolerance, 9 = least tolerance
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