MZ 248X

MZ 248X

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available as fungicide only product
Trait: 
Conventional
CHU: 
2400
RM: 
81
Product Features: 
  • Allows for a flexible harvest
  • Large ears with soft kernel texture
  • Robust plant stature
  • Blocky ears with extra kernels
Agronomy Notes: 

MZ 248X starts with strong spring vigour. Seedlings are very dark colour with upright leaves.  Plants flower early for maturity.  Ears are high on tall plants.  Kernels are deep with average weight.  Husks are longer and open well.  Position in and north of zone for optimal yield. Plant under moderate populations (30-32K).  Highly responsive to fungicide.

Product Characteristics
(1 = Very Poor 9 = Excellent)
Emergence: 
Excellent
Early Vigour: 
8
Final Population: 
30-32
Flowering: 
Medium
Plant Height: 
Tall
Plant Health: 
8
NDF: 
7
NDFd: 
7
Starch Amount: 
8
Starch Availability: 
8
Protein: 
8
Plant Disease Rating: 
7
Ear Characteristics
Ear Type: 
Semi-Determinate
Kernel Rows: 
16-18
Kernel Texture: 
Soft
Cob Colour: 
Red
Disease Ratings
Disease ratings are based on the severity of infection (9 = Excellent 1= Poor)
NCLB: 
7
Anthracnose: 
7
Goss's Wilt: 
8

Traits and Technology

  • X-SeriesConventional
    Conventional
    Conventional corn growers want high yields. For the most advanced, highest-yielding conventional corn hybrids, choose Maizex X-Series. These hybrids are developed using modern breeding techniques, but are GMO free. Conventional herbicide programs must be used for weed control.

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