Tuesday, May 21, 2024

2022 Corn Hybrids

november 2021 corn south coverCorn South presents a partial listing of corn hybrids suited for the Southern growing region.

For a more complete listing, contact your seed representative.


DKC62-05 Brand (112RM)
DKC62-08 Brand (112RM)
• Versatile product, top yield potential
• Very good stalks, roots and drought tolerance
• Nice drydown and test weight
• Proven performer, adaptable
• DKC62-05 Brand is a great refuge option in proven genetics

DKC65-20 Brand (113RM)
• Shorter plant stature, broad canopy
• Has shown impressive standability
• Very good staygreen and intactness
• Strong drought tolerance

DKC65-93 Brand (115RM)
DKC65-95 Brand (115RM)
• Good stress tolerance and strong yield potential across environments
• Attractive plant type with strong agronomics
• Strong roots and stalks provide good standability
• Excellent grain quality and test weight
• DKC65-93 Brand is a great refuge option in proven genetics

DKC65-99 Brand (115RM)
• Strong yield potential and stability
• Very good stalks and roots with a medium plant height
• Very good southern rust tolerance
• Broadly adapted across most soil types

DKC67-44 Brand (117RM)
• Can perform in low- and high-yield environments
• Nice ear flex and grain quality
• Very strong drought tolerance

DKC67-94 Brand (117RM)
• Exciting yield with broad east-to-west movement across the South
• Versatile across soil types and crop rotations
• Strong disease package
• Additional above-ground protection with Trecepta technology

DKC68-67 Brand (118RM)
DKC68-69 Brand (118RM)
• Strong foliar disease tolerance package
• Robust plant type with good canopy coverage
• Strong yield opportunity
• Versatility and drought tolerance to be used in most yield environments
• DKC68-67 Brand is a new refuge option in proven genetics

DKC68-95 Brand (118RM)
• Attractive shorter product with a dense, full canopy showing top-end yield potential
• Medium to medium-high planting populations recommended
• Designed for the Southeast, Carolinas

DKC69-99 Brand (119RM)
• Top-end yield performance
• Excellent staygreen, test weight and stress tolerance
• Semi-flex ear
• Additional above-ground protection with Trecepta technology

DKC70-25 Brand (120RM)
DKC70-27 Brand (120RM)
• DEKALB Disease Shield product with excellent foliar disease tolerance
• Strong performance in dryland or irrigated environments
• Very good grain quality
• DKC70-25 Brand is a great refuge option in fuller season genetics

NK Corn

NK1082 (RM 110)
• Broadly adapted hybrid for all yield environments
• Moderate plant stature with great emergence for earlier planting
• Flexible trait offering for a step change in above- and below-ground insect management

NK1188 (RM 111)
• Attractive plant height, ear placement
• Improved test weight and grain quality
• Dependable drought tolerance

NK1523 (RM 115)
• Consistent broadly adapted hybrid
• Strong and robust root structure
• Excellent yield potential with increased management

NK1677 (RM 116)
• Higher-yielding hybrid that responds to management
• Improved test weight and grain quality with desirable ear placement and husk cover
• Strong stalks and roots

NK1661 (RM 116) – NEW
• Strong disease package and plant health provide crop rotation flexibility
• Dependable stalks and roots allow for population flexibility across all environments
• Performs best on the medium- to fine-soil texture types

NK1748 (RM 117)
• Improved agronomics with stable yield potential
• Very strong roots with moderate plant and ear height
• Improvement in test weight and grain quality

NK1239 (RM 112)
• Improved plant integrity with better roots and stalks for this maturity group
• Good choice for higher-managed acres
• Tall and leafy hybrid for dual-purpose silage potential

NK1321 (RM 113) – New
• Excellent plant health with strong roots and stalks
• Consistent performance on poorly drained and variable soils
• Central- and Eastern-adapted hybrid with excellent test weight


P0953AM brand – New
• Widely adapted, early hybrid with outstanding yield potential
• Moderate plant and ear height with good stalks, strong roots and favorable brittle stalk resistance
• Respectable overall disease tolerance with very good test weight and attractive grain quality

P1222YHR – New
• Eye-catching yield potential
• Above-average emergence, early growth, ear size, stalks and roots with solid overall disease resistance
• Moderately statured with good test weight and attractive grain quality

P1289YHR – New
• Performs in low-, moderate- and high-yielding environments
• Shorter plant height, lower ear placement, outstanding stalk strength, strong roots and above average mid-season brittle stalk resistance
• Consistent test weight, competitive resistance to northern leaf blight

• Widely-adapted, high-yielding Optimum Leptra option with impressive yield potential and stability
• Flexibility in placement with strong drought tolerance
• Above-average Fusarium and Diplodia ear rot resistance with outstanding husk coverage for grain quality

P1622VYHR – New
• Optimum Leptra insect protection trait and impressive yield stability
• Shorter plant stature and ear height; moderate stalk strength
• Large ears with attractive grain quality and with respectable resistance to gray leaf spot and northern leaf blight

P1718VYHR – New
• Works across a range of soils and yield environments with the Optimum Leptra trait
• Taller plant, average ear placement, above-average midseason brittle stalk resistance, average stalk and root strength, average gray leaf spot resistance

• Excellent yield potential in a product suited for most yield environments
• Solid drought tolerance in a hybrid with moderately tall plant stature and lower ear placement; very good staygreen
• Intermediate resistance to gray leaf spot and northern leaf blight

• An early silk option in a full-season hybrid that delivers outstanding yield potential
• Shorter plant height and lower ear placement combine for solid standability
• Offers moderate resistance to gray leaf spot and northern leaf blight

• Full-season product for high-yield environments with the Optimum Leptra trait
• Above average stalks, roots and midseason brittle stalk resistance
• Excellent grain quality with average resistance to gray leaf spot

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