PAC 456

PAC 456
  • Silage CRM 109
  • Grain CRM 109

Harvest Date

Region 1 - Late
Region 2 - Very Late
  • Full season dual purpose hybrid for northern and central regions
  • Very good staygreen and a lengthy grain fill period provides a long harvest window
  • Very good rust resistance and late season plant health

Hybrid Traits

Early Growth
Drought Tolerance
Whole Plant Digestibility
Total Energy
Stalk Strength
Root Strength
Rust Tolerance
Northern Leaf Blight
Grain Drydown

PAC 456 is a tall, high yielding dual purpose hybrid with a large bulky canopy and long harvest window. Purpose-bred in Europe for dry matter and energy production.

PAC 456 can have a high ear placement particularly if planted at high rates, this means that planting rates should not go above 90,000 seeds/ha for grain crops. However, good grain quality, yields, drydown, standability and plant integrity during grain drydown make this hybrid a top performer for both grain and silage. Husk cover is very good and ears are large and packed with large deep kernels ensuring silage of high grain content and energy.

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