DKC39-97RIB 2700 CHU

  • Excellent early season growth and vigour for early planting
  • Excellent drydown and solid agronomics
  • Excellent stalks and roots; girthy cob and very good late season plant health
  • Medium plant type with Silage Ready™ designation; great dual purpose hybrid
  • Performs well across all soil types and yield environments
  • Plant at higher populations to maximize yields

Product Characteristics

Management Value Added Trait SS
CHU 2700
Relative Maturity 89
Planting Planting Rate 36-38
Emergence 2
Growth Seedling Vigour 2
Root Strength 2
Stalk Strength 2
Drought Tolerance 2
Plant Height M
Harvest Staygreen 3
Drydown 2
Test Weight 3
Diseases Northern Corn Leaf Blight 4
Gray Leaf Spot -
Eye Spot 4
Common Rust 3
Gibberella Ear Rot AA
Anthracnose Stalk Rot 5
Herbicide Herbicide Safety All
Silage Silage Yield 2
Milk/Tonne 2
Milk /Acre 1

Hybrid Traits

Acceleron BioAg

Acceleron BioAg™ products are an excellent complement to DEKALB corn.

The BioAg products for corn are designed to enhance nutrient availability, which supports root and shoot growth, giving your crop the best chance to perform.

For corn, BioAg recommends the following products:
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Plant Height

  • S = Short
  • M = Medium
  • T = Tall

Value Added Trait:

  • RR2 = Roundup Ready® Corn 2
  • SS = SmartStax® RIB Complete® Technology
  • VT2P = VT Double PRO® RIB Complete® Technology
  • GENVT3P = VT Triple PRO® RIB Complete® Technology

Rating Scale:

  • 1-2 = Excellent
  • 3-4 = Very Good
  • 5-6 = Good
  • 7-8 = Fair
  • 9 = Poor
  • N/A = Not Available

Gibberella Ear Rot Rating:

  • AA = Above Average
  • A = Average
  • BA = Below Average

Herbicide Safety

  • GR = Adverse effects from Growth Regulator Herbicides (Banvel® II, Clarity, Marksman®, 2,4-D)
  • SU = Adverse effects from Sulfonylurea Herbicides (Accent®, Elim®, Ultim®)
  • IS = Adverse effects from Isoxaflutole Herbicides (Converge®)
  • All = Either no adverse effects from the hybrid/herbicide combination were noted or only slight damage could be noted under adverse conditions or herbicide application at higher than label rates
The RIB designation refers to a Genuity® RIB Complete® product.