SS-41S96 SmartStax® RIB Corn

SmartStax RIB Corn Seed

96 RM – Rock solid yield performance

Seed Description

96 RM SmartStax® RIB Corn

Special and/or Unique Characteristics:

Rock solid performance across years, environments and soils

SS-41S96 SmartStax Corn Seed


  • Plant health for continuous corn-on-corn applications
  • Maintain higher populations for maximum yields
  • Strong seedling vigor allows for early planting
  • Stalk and root strength allows for wider harvest window
  • Very good stress tolerance
  • Flower late for maturity with average drydown
  • 16-18 kernel rows
  • Good staygreen and late season intactness


Grower Tips:

  • Keep in maturity zones and south
  • Recommended for continuous corn-on-corn
  • Good protection against Goss’s wilt


Area of Adaptability:

All across its maturity one and south

Herbicide Sensitivity:

  • Growth Regulators: Acceptable
  • Sulfonylureas: Acceptable
  • Pigment Inhibitors: Acceptable


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Contact Kussmaul Seed Company


Relative Maturity 96 Days
Technology SSRIB
Population Range 34-39,000 Thousands
Early Vigor 8.5
Staygreen 8.5
Heat Units to Black Layer 2360
Stalk Strength 9
Root Strength 9
Drought Tolerance 8.5
Kernel Rows per Ear 16-18
Combine Ease 9
Ability to Ear Pick 8
Test Weight 8
Ear Style Semi-fixed
Plant Height Medium
Preferred Soil Types All soil types within zone
Leaf Canopy Semi-erect
Continuous Corn Without Fungicide Very Good
Continuous Corn With Fungicide Excellent
Tolerates Cold Soils 8.5
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