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Ear Type
Cob Color
GDUs to Mid-pollination
GDUs to Black Layer
Pollination for Maturity

Semi-Flex
Red
1320
2650
Medium

Ear Type – Semi-Flex
Cob Color – Red
GDUs to Mid-pollination – 1320
GDUs to Black Layer – 2650
Pollination for Maturity – Medium

KEY STRENGTHS

Compelling yields! Flies out of the ground in the spring and has very good roots and stalks through the season. Excels under irrigation in Nebraska, Kansas, Missouri, Arkansas, Illinois, and beyond.

WEAKNESSES

Average on gray leaf spot and needs protection from southern rust.

POSITIONING

Plant this early on your irrigated acres and push it with fertility. You will need fungicide protection from a couple key diseases (gray leaf spot & southern rust). Plant at a medium-high population for best results. Loves your best and most fertile soils.

AGRONOMIC & DISEASE RATINGS

The higher the number, the better the performance or rating.

Hefty 6524 is one of the best hybrids I’ve had.

Everett, Nebraska

In my first year with Hefty Seed, I planted Hefty 6524 and was very pleased with the results.

Bob, Nebraska

Hefty 6524 had great yield. I’m excited to see what it’s going to do this year!

Lucas, Northeast Nebraska

H6524 had awesome yield last year! Looking forward to what it can do this year!

Ron, Nebraska

This was my first year of planting any Hefty Seed (H6524) and I was very pleased with how well it performed. I will definitely be trying more in the future.

Roy, Southeast Nebraska

Hefty 6524 is one of the best numbers in the state.

Mark, Nebraska

Hefty 6524 is one of the best yielding hybrids on the farm

Marshall, Central Nebraska