1st Blend Corn Hybrids

1st Blend is our portfolio of “pour and plant” hybrids that include above and/or below ground insect traits with the refuge component blended into the bag. 1st Blend includes SmartStax® RIB Complete® corn blend, Genuity® VT Triple PRO® RIB Complete® corn blend, VT Double PRO® RIB Complete® corn blend and Agrisure 3122 E-Z Refuge™. 1st Blend OPTIONS represent the highest yielding germplasm available with the convenience of a blended hybrid that avoids structured refuge requirements for most of the Corn Belt.

FC 506 VT2P 104 days

This early season hybrid has a semi-flex ear style with excellent offensive ability on average and above soils.

  • Medium-tall hybrid with medium ear placement.
  • Semi-flex ear style, typically 16-18 kernel rows.
  • Excellent root ratings with very good stalks.
  • Good Southern movement and fall intactness.

FC 575 VT2P 107 days

This new early season VT Double PRO™ RIB Complete™ and SmartStax® RIB Complete™ hybrid combines impressive defensive characteristics with outstanding top-end yield potential to create a widely adaptable hybrid.

  • Excellent roots and stalk.
  • Widely adapted east to west with excellent southern movement.
  • Impressive disease tolerance for NCL and GLS.
  • Preforms well at medium-to-high planting populations.

FC 606 VT2P 109 days

This is a brand new unique genetic platform is designed specifically for our region. Expect outstanding yields with exceptional drydown for your high management environments.

  • The top yielding hybrid this past season in its maturity zone.
  • Limited supply this first year as we ramp up.
  • Excellent high population tolerance
  • Highest top end yield potential
  • Medium plant with very good standability

FC 610 VT2P 109 days

Highest yielding product across our maturities in 2015! This new VT Double Pro® RIB Complete® Corn Blend combines excellent agronomics with top end yield potential.

  • Very good foliar health with excellent tolerance to GLS
  • Semi-flex ear with very deep kernels
  • Scores high for late season staygreen and intactness
  • Widely adapted with good southern movement for RM

FC 705 VT2P 111 days

VT Double PRO™ RIB Complete™ SmartStax® RIB Complete™.

  • Strong agronomic package that helps this hybrid stand well into the fall.
  • Typically 16-18 rows of grain on semi-flex ears.
  • Excellent test weight and grain quality.
  • Very good late season intactness and staygreen.

FC 808 VT2P 113 days

This strong class of germplasm rose to the top of our replicated and strip trials in the past two seasons. It is available in SmartStax® RIB Complete® Corn Blend and VT Double PRO® RIB Complete® Corn Blend as well as Conventional.  This hybrid is widely adaptable for all soils.

  • This is a shorter stature hybrid with a wide leaf that canopies quickly
  • Medium ear placement
  • This ear flexes on length and girth
  • Excellent test weight grain

FC 825 VT2P 114 days

The yield winner last season in our 30 location test for the eastern Corn Belt. This hybrid is all about yield on a very good late season stalk with high test weight grain.

  • Exceptional late season plant health and intactness
  • Medium plant type with medium ear placement
  • Shorter husk cover accelerates drydown at seasons end
  • Drought tolerance is excellent
  • Typically 16-18 rows of excellent test weight grain

FC 740 VT2PDG 111 days

Our soil placement targets for FC 740 DroughtGard® tell the awesome story of this hybrid. It is highly recommended for highly productive, moderately productive and less productive soils. The profiles of this new male and female seed parents provide what we consider a “step change’ in yield for this highly adaptable hybrid.

  • This hybrid has outstanding yield potential for its widely adaptable profile.
  • The late season staygreen is average but the plant maintains very good intactness.
  • Very good root and stalk ratings indicate a hybrid you can manage well into the harvest window.
  • Drought tolerance has been tremendous in field evaluations.
  • 16-18 kernel rows are typical with excellent tip fill.

FC 575 SS 107 days

This new early season VT Double PRO™ RIB Complete™ and SmartStax® RIB Complete™ hybrid combines impressive defensive characteristics with outstanding top-end yield potential to create a widely adaptable hybrid.

  • Excellent roots and stalk.
  • Widely adapted east to west with excellent southern movement.
  • Impressive disease tolerance for NCL and GLS.
  • Preforms well at medium-to-high planting populations.

FC 606 SS 109 days

This is a brand new unique genetic platform is designed specifically for our region. Expect outstanding yields with exceptional drydown for your high management environments.

  • The top yielding hybrid this past season in its maturity zone.
  • Limited supply this first year as we ramp up.
  • Excellent high population tolerance
  • Highest top end yield potential
  • Medium plant with very good standability

FC 705 SS 111 days

VT Double PRO™ RIB Complete™ SmartStax® RIB Complete™.

  • Strong agronomic package that helps this hybrid stand well into the fall.
  • Typically 16-18 rows of grain on semi-flex ears.
  • Excellent test weight and grain quality.
  • Very good late season intactness and staygreen.

FC 812 SS 113 days

Unrelated backgrounds in this RM range from our other high yielding choices allow your farm to diversify your genetic families with this outstanding performer.

  • Exceptional late season plant health and intactness
  • Medium tall robust plant style with medium ear placement
  • Long tapered flex ear style
  • Has shown very good drought tolerance
  • Very good test weights on this genetic family