5509A3 Hybrid Corn Seed

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Multi-Year Yield Comparisons (PDF)

Regional Performance Summaries

Northern and Central Illinois (PDF)

Central Indiana (PDF)

S. Illinois and S. Indiana (PDF)

Kentucky (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

110 days

Top Yielder for Central

5509A3

BECK 5509A3 is an exceptional yielding product that topped both genetic supplier and our own replicated plots. This medium height product has broad adaptation from north to south and offers fast emergence and excellent roots. 5509A3 contains the Agrisure® 3000GT trait which controls corn borer and corn root worm.

Area of Best Adaptation

5509A3

Product Highlights

  • Broad Adaptation
  • Incredible Emergence
  • Excellent Root Strength

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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 # 1155
Year Released Spring 2012
GDUs to Black Layer 2740
GDUs to Mid Silk 1350
Recom. Soil Type HP-MP
Response to Higher Pop. Med.
Yield for Maturity
9
Test Weight
6
No-Till Adapted
8
Emergence
9
Drought Tolerance
6
1
2
3
4
5
6
7
8
9

Plant Traits

Fungicide Response High
Rec. Nitrogen App. V2-V6
Plant Height Medium
Leaf Color Dk. Green
Stalk Strength
7
Root Strength
8
Corn after Corn
8
Gray Leaf Spot
7
Northern Corn Leaf Blight
8
Goss's Wilt
8
Stay Green
6
1
2
3
4
5
6
7
8
9

Ear Traits

Ear Type Med. Flex
Kernel Rows 16-20
Cob Color Red
Ear Height Med. High
Kernel Depth Deep
Kernel Size Medium
Dry Down Fast
Husk Cover Complete

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