SB-45V97 VT Double Pro® RIB Corn

VT2P RIB Corn Seed

97 RM – Great choice for continuous corn- on-corn acres, dual purpose potential

Seed Description

97 RM VT Double Pro® RIB Corn

Special and/or Unique Characteristics:

Great defensive hybrid against common corn diseases including Goss’s wilt

SB-45V97 VT2PRIB Corn Seed


  • SB-45V97 VT Double Pro® RIB Corn is a  great hybrid to use on those corn-on-corn acres and where Goss’s wilt is a concern
  • Best suited for central Corn Belt and west
  • Has excellent silage data as well as impressive grain yields
  • Big girthy ear style with semi-flex ability
  • Average test weights
  • Medium plant stature
  • Puts all its energy into grain so late fall plant appearance gets a little ratty
  • Excellent against common rust, gray leaf spot and northern leaf blight


Grower Tips:

  • Position on those acres that have a history of Goss’s wilt
  • Excellent for grain or silage
  • Great for continuous corn-on-corn


Area of Adaptability:

Central Corn Belt and west

Herbicide Sensitivity:

Growth Regulators: Moderate

Sulfonylureas: Low

Pigment Inhibitors: Low

SB-45V97 RIB Corn Seed

Silage yield data for SB-45V97

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Relative Maturity 97 Days
Technology VT2PRIB
Population Range 28-36,000 Thousands
Early Vigor 8
Staygreen 8
Heat Units to Black Layer 2280
Stalk Strength 8.5
Root Strength 8.5
Drought Tolerance 8.5
Kernel Rows per Ear 18-20
Combine Ease 9
Ability to Ear Pick 8.5
Test Weight 8
Ear Style Flex
Plant Height Medium-tall
Preferred Soil Types Central Corn Belt and west
Leaf Canopy Semi-upright
Continuous Corn Without Fungicide Very Good
Continuous Corn With Fungicide Excellent
Tolerates Cold Soils 8
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