High yielding dual purpose hybrid with tall plant stature for silage and excellent foliar disease ratings.

Key Features

High yielding, racehorse type of hybrid
Proven eastern performance
Big, tall, robust look
Outstanding staygreen rating
Very good Northern Corn Leaf Blight resistance
Nice dual purpose option for grain or silage


GDU Silk 1420
GDU Maturity 2650
Stress Emergence 5
Root Strength 5
Stalk Strength 4
Plant Height T
Ear Height M-H
Drought Tolernace 7
Staygreen 8
Late Season Intactness 4
Plant Population M

Suggested Use

Grain HR
Silage HR
High Moisture HR


Anthracnose Stalk Rot 4
Diplodia Ear Rot 5
Fusarium Ear Rot 3
Giberella Ear Rot -
Gray Leaf Spot 5
Northern Leaf Blight 6
Southern Leaf Blight 4


Test Weight 5
Ear Flex FLEX
Husk Cover 6
Kernel Rows 18-20
Grain Yield 7
Drydown 6


Seeding Rate M
Corn After Corn 5
Less Productive Soils NR
Moderately Productive Soils R
Highly Productive Soils HR
Fungicide Response M
Nitrogen Application 7
No Till Adaptability R


Silage Yield 9
Silage Quality 7
Fiber Digestibility 8
Starch 9
Crude Protein 8
Income per Acre 9

Suggested Zone