Corson Z71-F1

Maize Silage (CRM 111)

  • Full maturity TENDERLEAFY™ silage hybrid developed in New Zealand by Corson Maize Seed
  • Very large plant with high grain yield and a sound agronomic package
  • Excellent yield performance in this maturity
  • Sowing Rate 90,000 to 95,000
  • Growing Seasons Autumn, Spring, Summer
  • Rainfall Minimum 800mm per annum

About Z71-F1

Z71-F1 offers above average early growth developing into a tall, bulky plant with large ears as well as excellent staygreen which contributes to a wide harvest window. Corson F1 has a high grain content and above average whole plant digestibility.

Corson F1 is suitable for warmer regions where early planting is possible. It is ideally suited to contract silage production, targeting high yields and quality silage. Dairy farmers can take advantage of its performance by planting early on a run off.

Hybrid traits

All ratings are not comparable to any other companies’ ratings and are based on observations by Corson Maize staff. Data sourced from NZ.

Corson maize Z71-F1


Minimum 800mm rainfall per annum unless irrigated

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