6873™*brand Hybrid Corn Seed

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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

118 days

Full Season Balanced Performer

6873™*brand

XL® 6873™*brand is a versatile performer for the southern portion of Beck's market area, demonstrating top end yield while handling stressful conditions. It combines excellent plant health and late season standability with tremendous grain quality and test weight. Use XL® 6873™*brand across all soils types.

Area of Best Adaptation

6873

Product Highlights

  • Tall Plant with Good Stalks and Roots
  • Excellent Plant Health
  • Food Grade Type Grain Quality

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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 # 1594
Year Released Spring 2016
GDUs to Black Layer 2830
GDUs to Mid Silk 1430
Recom. Soil Type HP-LP
Response to Higher Pop. Low
Yield for Maturity
9
Test Weight
9
No-Till Adapted
8
Emergence
7
Drought Tolerance
8
1
2
3
4
5
6
7
8
9

Plant Traits

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

Ear Traits

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

*XL® is a registered trademark of Pioneer Hi-Bred. XL® brand seed is distributed by Beck's Superior Hybrids.