5140HR™*brand Hybrid Corn Seed

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Multi-Year Yield Comparisons (PDF)

Regional Performance Summaries

N. Indiana, S. Michigan, N.W. Ohio (PDF)

West Central Ohio (PDF)

Yield Data

Special Characteristics

Yield for Maturity
Stalk Strength
No-Till Adapted
Corn After Corn
Drought Tolerance
1
2
3
4
5
6
7
8
9

105 days

Eastern Performance Champion

5140HR™*brand

XL® 5140HR™*brand is a dominant performer in the eastern half of Beck's marketing area. This product offers an excellent overall health package and strong performance in stressful conditions. Its overall yield performance is impressive, but in the eastern half of Indiana and into Ohio it is second to none!

Area of Best Adaptation

5140HR

Product Highlights

  • Top Performer in Eastern Market
  • Strong Roots and Excellent Stalks
  • Handles Tough Conditions

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Hybrid Positioning and Adaptability

Irrigated X
High X
Medium X
Low X
Poorly Drained X
Soil Productivity:
Excellent
Good
Not Rec.

General Characteristics

Exp # 0150
Year Released Spring 2013
GDUs to Black Layer 2550
GDUs to Mid Silk 1330
Recom. Soil Type HP-LP
Response to Higher Pop. Med.
Yield for Maturity
9
Test Weight
8
No-Till Adapted
8
Emergence
8
Drought Tolerance
8
1
2
3
4
5
6
7
8
9

Plant Traits

Fungicide Response Low
Nitrogen Response Medium
Plant Height Med. Tall
Leaf Color Med. Green
Stalk Strength
8
Root Strength
8
Corn after Corn
8
Gray Leaf Spot
8
Northern Corn Leaf Blight
8
Goss's Wilt
9
Stay Green
8
1
2
3
4
5
6
7
8
9

Ear Traits

Ear Type Med. Flex
Kernel Rows 14-18
Cob Color Red
Ear Height Med. High
Kernel Depth Deep
Kernel Size Medium
Dry Down Fast
Husk Cover Partial

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