Corn: Traits & Treatments

INPUT TRAITS

Agrisure Viptera 3220A E-Z Refuge and Herculex One Insect Protection logos.

The Agrisure Viptera® 3220A E-Z Refuge® trait stack combines the benefits of a hybrid that maximizes yield when it rains and increases yield when it doesn’t, with an integrated refuge and dual modes of action against above-ground corn insects, including corn borer, to reduce mold and mycotoxin contamination by limiting insect feeding damage, to protect the quality of grain. It is ideal for areas where rootworm management is not a key focus.

Agrisure Viptera 3220 E-Z Refuge and Herculex One Insect Protection logos.

The Agrisure Viptera® 3220 E-Z Refuge® trait stack offers corn growers multiple modes of action against ear-feeding insects, including corn borer, with a 5 percent, integrated, single-bag refuge. It is ideal for areas where rootworm management is not a key focus.

Agrisure 3120 E-Z Refuge and Herculex One Insect Protection logos.

The Agrisure® 3120 E-Z Refuge® trait stack offers the convenience of an integrated refuge product featuring two modes of action against corn borer, as well as better control of ear-feeding corn insects.

Agrisure GT logo.

Corn hybrids with the Agrisure ® GT trait provide excellent tolerance to in-crop applications of glyphosate-based herbicides.

Agrisure Artesian GTA logo.

The Agrisure Artesian® GTA trait stack combines a hybrid that optimizes the conversion of water to grain and provides improved yield consistency with tolerance to in-crop applications of glyphosate-based herbicides.

SmartStax RIB Complete logo.

SmartStax® RIB Complete® Corn Blend (SSRIB) is the first single-bag refuge solution and is the #1 Choice of farmers. It’s refuge made easy. Just pull the tab, open the bag and that’s it. SSRIB contains 95/5 corn blend and above and below ground protection with TWO ways to control corn rootworm for full season protection. A great choice for cornon- corn acres and heavy corn rootworm pressure fields.

Genuity VT Triple Pro Corn RIB Complete logo.

Completing the Genuity® refuge-in-a-bag product family, Genuity® VT Triple PRO® RIB Complete® Corn Blend (GENVT3RIB) offers the opportunity for high yield protection in a simple, convenient refuge-in-a-bag solution in the Corn-Growing Area. GENVT3RIB contains a 90/10 blend with a single mode of action for corn rootworm control plus dual modes of action for above-ground protection.

VT Double Pro RIB Complete logo.

VT Double PRO® RIB Complete ® Corn Blend (VT2PRIB) provides above ground protection only, containing a 95/5 corn blend and TWO ways to control corn earworm. A great choice for fields without corn rootworm pressure. With VT2PRIB growers get high yield protection in a simple, convenient refuge-in-a-bag solution.

DroughtGard Hybrids VT Double Pro RIB Complete logo.

Hydroefficiency. During challenging drought conditions, DroughtGard® Hybrids adapt to drought stress, conserve water and use it efficiently until the next rain. The result is a potential for greater yield. Plant DroughtGard Hybrids to do more with less water.

Roundup Ready Corn 2 logo.

Roundup Ready® Corn 2 fits how you farm. Engineered to work with Roundup® agricultural herbicides, Roundup Ready Corn 2 enables broad-spectrum weed control, outstanding crop safety and more flexibility when used in the Roundup Ready System.

LibertyLink logo.

The LibertyLink® trait with Liberty® herbicide enables growers to effectively avoid or manage weed resistance as the only nonselective alternative to glyphosate-tolerant systems. LibertyLink hybrids combine high-yielding genetics with excellent crop safety from built-in tolerance to the powerful, postemergence weed control of Liberty. A wide selection of LibertyLink hybrids are available, including all, SmartStax® hybrids and Agrisure® hybrids with corn borer protection that are not E-Z Refuge®.

Liberty herbicide applied over the top of LibertyLink corn hybrids provides powerful control of broadleaf and grass weeds, including weeds resistant to glyphosate and multiple herbicide classes.

Liftoff Seed Treatment System

Every grower wants to realize the full potential of every crop. At Rupp Seeds, it’s our mission to continually provide you with the best products available to achieve top-end yields. And while genetics deliver crop potential to the mission, seed enhancements also provide a valuable boost in helping to combat disease, pests and stress.

There’s a broad array of chemical and biological products available providing a range of pesticide, growth enhancement and plant defense benefits to the grower’s crop. You can trust that our research and development staff has partnered with industry leaders and experts to bring you the best yield protection package available!

Launching Liftoff™ —Our seed treatment system which protects the powerful potential of the Rupp seed you plant.

 Liftoff Corn

TREATMENTS

Liftoff Stage 1 logo

Complete fungicide package protecting against a wide range of soil borne pathogens — boosting the plant before, during and after emergence.

All three stages include select biological components that will boost each stage in Liftoff with benefits including improved nutrient uptake, water use efficiency, root growth, stress tolerance, disease resistance, insect control, and more.
 

Liftoff Stage 2 logo

Combines the benefits of Stage 1 with select insecticide to protect against the harmful effects of early season insects.

All three stages include select biological components that will boost each stage in Liftoff with benefits including improved nutrient uptake, water use efficiency, root growth, stress tolerance, disease resistance, insect control, and more.

Liftoff Stage 3 logo

Combines the yield protection benefits of Stage 2 with enhanced insecticide to provide even broader protection against early season insects and includes nematicide for control of soil borne parasitic nematodes.

All three stages include select biological components that will boost each stage in Liftoff with benefits including improved nutrient uptake, water use efficiency, root growth, stress tolerance, disease resistance, insect control, and more.

OUTPUT TRAITS

Rupp Dual Purpose Hybrids logo.

Rupp hybrids marked with the “Dual Purpose” logo signify hybrids that are high yielding when producing grain or silage giving growers options when marketing their crop.

CONVENTIONAL CORN

Animal icon indicating hybrids that are suited for non-GMO feed.We offer a strong and diverse lineup of conventional hybrids. For growers who require conventional hybrids for a specific market, including non-GMO feed, we offer the following hybrid seed that has been produced under strict standards and is tested to contain less than 1% GMO seed: 

XR A92-14 // XR A94-16 // XR A97-55 // XR A99-20 // XR A00-21
XR A02-20 // XR A03-67 // XR A03-91 // XR A06-06 // XR A07-32
XR A08-78 // XR A09-05 // XR A10-56

You’ll find an animal icon (cattle, pig, chicken) in the hybrid comparison charts in our printed and downloadable catalog marking the hybrids that are especially suited for non-GMO feed. Take advantage of these unique opportunities by clearly identifying the end use market when placing your order. If you have special grain marketing outlets, please make that known when ordering to assure we supply the appropriate hybrid seed.

CORN INSECT SCOUTING CALENDAR

Corn insect scouting calendar.