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Why Schlessman® Silage Corn?

Look no further! Schlessman’s “Performance Genetics” dual-purpose hybrids and our very unique leafy gene hybrids meet your silage needs. Our select hybrids provide high tonnage, highly digestible silage for your dairy farm. We have a nice range of maturities to meet your needs.

Leafy gene hybrids provide:

  • A highly digestible stalk
  • Large, lower test weight, floury ears that fracture into more digestible particles
  • Broad harvest window
  • Shorter bunker time
  • Hybrid maturity range from 86 to 114

Ask about our new silage hybrid line-up. Plant Schlessman’s silage hybrids and experience the ration cost savings by producing more milk per acre.

861Lfy

RM 86

Traits Available:
Leafy Agrisure® GT
Leafy Agrisure® 3000GT

  • Great seedling vigor with better than average stalks
  • Excellent milk per ton and milk per acre scores
  • Can be used in corn back to corn rotation
  • Plant on better soils for best yields
Scale: 5 = Worst; 1 = Best
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  5   4   3   2   1
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942Lfy

RM 90

Traits Available:
Leafy Conventional
Leafy Agrisure® GT
Leafy Agrisure Viptera® 3111

  • Nice medium tall hybrid with Leafy genetics - silage only
  • Low white cob ear with 9-10 leaves above the ear
  • Very dependable starch
  • Long harvest window
  • Medium plant population - 28,000 to 30,000 final stand
Scale: 5 = Worst; 1 = Best
  Agronomic Profile
  5   4   3   2   1
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SX-465

RM 100

Traits Available:
Conventional
Genuity® VT Double PRO® RIB Complete® Corn Blend

  • Tremendous ear flex with good grain quality
  • Medium-tall plant, good, consistent yielder
  • Good agronomics, adapts to numerous soil types
Scale: 5 = Worst; 1 = Best
  Agronomic Profile
  5   4   3   2   1
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SX-466

RM 101

Traits Available:
Agrisure Artesian® GTA Only

  • Artesian™ drought tolerance for light soils (adds more yield)
  • Medium tall plant with medium high ear placement
  • Works in all soil types for early planting
  • Stellar emergence, good test-weight, semi-flex ear
  • Great dual purpose hybrid with lots of tonnage
Scale: 5 = Worst; 1 = Best
  Agronomic Profile
  5   4   3   2   1
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SX-516

RM 103

Traits Available:
Agrisure® 3000GT
Agrisure Duracade® 5122 E-Z Refuge®

  • Excellent silage hybrid in quality and tonnage
  • Medium tall plant with soft kernels on a white cob
  • Long flex ear type
  • Flowers late with a rapid drydown
  • Strong agronomics
Scale: 5 = Worst; 1 = Best
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  5   4   3   2   1
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1046Lfy

RM 104

Traits Available:
Conventional Leafy Only

  • Silage-specific hybrid designed for improved yield and digestibility
  • Very tall plant height with large showy ears
  • Hearty stalks and roots
  • Excellent disease resistance package
Scale: 5 = Worst; 1 = Best
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  5   4   3   2   1
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1052LfyGT

RM 105

Traits Available:
Leafy Agrisure® GT Only

  • Characteristically similar, if not better, than 1046Lfy
  • Convenience of glyphosate tolerance
  • Strong seedling emergence
  • Produces lots of highly digestible silage tonnage
Scale: 5 = Worst; 1 = Best
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1147Lfy

RM 114

Traits Available:
Conventional Leafy Only

  • Tall late season leafy silage only hybrid
  • Wide leaf stature
  • Very digestible starch with high grain content
  • Performs well on variable soil types
  • Medium plant population - 28,000 to 30,000 final stand
  • Unique NEW genetic line for full season matuity zones
Scale: 5 = Worst; 1 = Best
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