Sorghum Varietie

HG EX-1750ANEW!Back to top

HG EX-1750A is a new, medium-full maturing grain sorghum release from Heartland Genetics. HG EX-1750A has very good stock quality. It performs best under irrigation & favorable dryland conditions. It produces bronze-colored grain on a semi-open head type and shows excellent resistance to SCA making it an excellent choice. HG EX-1750A is very uniform with excellent standability.

Key Features
YIELD FOR MATURITY
STANDABILITY
DROUGHT TOLERANCE
EMERGENCE
10 9 8 7 6 5 4 3 2 1
Rating 1 = best / 10 = poorest
Plant Description
RELATIVE HEIGHT 46" - 48"
HEAD TYPE SEMI-OPEN
GRAIN COLOR BRONZE
AVG SEEDS/POUND 13,500

HG EX-1751BNEW!Back to top

HG EX-1751B is a new, medium-full maturing grain sorghum release from Heartland Genetics. HG EX-1751B has consistent, stable performance, strong yield & excellent appearance. It performs best under irrigation & favorable rain fed conditions. It produces bronze-colored grain on a semi-open head type and shows excellent resistance to SCA making it an excellent choice. HG EX-1751B is very uniform with excellent yield stability and drought tolerance.

Key Features
YIELD FOR MATURITY
STANDABILITY
DROUGHT TOLERANCE
EMERGENCE
10 9 8 7 6 5 4 3 2 1
Rating 1 = best / 10 = poorest
Plant Description
RELATIVE HEIGHT 46" - 48"
HEAD TYPE SEMI-OPEN
GRAIN COLOR BRONZE
AVG SEEDS/POUND 16,300

HG18-RNEW!Back to top

HG18-R is a new, very early maturing grain sorghum release from Heartland Genetics. HG18-R has very good standability on a short statured plant and can be planted in rows or drilled. HG18-R produces red grain on a semi-open head type and shows excellent drought tolerance making it an excellent choice for dry conditions, or double crop production. HG18-R is very uniform, tillers well and provides very quick drydown and ease of harvest.

Key Features
YIELD FOR MATURITY
STANDABILITY
DROUGHT TOLERANCE
EMERGENCE
10 9 8 7 6 5 4 3 2 1
Rating 1 = best / 10 = poorest
Plant Description
AVG SEEDS/POUND 13,000
RELATIVE HEIGHT 32"- 36"
HEAD TYPE SEMI-OPEN
GRAIN COLOR RED

HG23-RBack to top

HG23-R is an early maturing, red colored grain hybrid. HG23-R can be planted for doublecrop after wheat, late planting or re-plant situations. This hybrid has excellent emergence and plant health with very good standability plus very good drought tolerance. HG23-R has above average head exertion and very good threshability allowing for ease of harvest.

Key Features
YIELD FOR MATURITY
STANDABILITY
DROUGHT TOLERANCE
EMERGENCE
10 9 8 7 6 5 4 3 2 1
Rating 1 = best / 10 = poorest
Plant Description
RELATIVE HEIGHT 36" - 40"
HEAD TYPE SEMI-OPEN
GRAIN COLOR RED
AVG SEEDS/POUND 12,500

HG35-WNEW!Back to top

HG35-W is a new white food grade, medium early variety that is well suited for the high plains of Kansas. HG35-W has excellent drought tolerance, standability, with good head exertion and field uniformity. HG35-W grows a tan plant producing brilliant white grain at harvest time. Excellent choice for producers wanting a medium early sorghum with excellent resistance to sugarcane aphids.

Key Features
YIELD FOR MATURITY
STANDABILITY
DROUGHT TOLERANCE
EMERGENCE
10 9 8 7 6 5 4 3 2 1
Rating 1 = best / 10 = poorest
Plant Description
RELATIVE HEIGHT 46"
HEAD TYPE SEMI-OPEN
GRAIN COLOR WHITE
AVG SEEDS/POUND 13,500

HG44-RBack to top

HG44-R is a medium maturing, shorter type, red colored grain hybrid. HG44-R has a wide area of adaption with excellent yield history across the high plains. HG44-R has excellent plant uniformity and standability. HG44-R finishes strong and has quick drydown. This hybrid has a semi-open head and good drought tolerance.

Key Features
YIELD FOR MATURITY
STANDABILITY
DROUGHT TOLERANCE
EMERGENCE
10 9 8 7 6 5 4 3 2 1
Rating 1 = best / 10 = poorest
Plant Description
RELATIVE HEIGHT 38"
HEAD TYPE SEMI-OPEN
GRAIN COLOR RED
AVG SEEDS/POUND 13,500

HG45-CBack to top

HG45-C is new genetics in the medium maturity range producing high yields of cream colored grain. HG45-C is a medium height, very showy, semi-open headed variety with excellent drought tolerance, head exertion and standability. HG45-C has a large seed size and produces excellent test weight. Performs very well under minimum and no-till conditions. Plant when soil temperature reaches 60 degrees.

Key Features
YIELD FOR MATURITY
STANDABILITY
DROUGHT TOLERANCE
EMERGENCE
10 9 8 7 6 5 4 3 2 1
Rating 1 = best / 10 = poorest
Plant Description
RELATIVE HEIGHT 46"
HEAD TYPE SEMI-OPEN
GRAIN COLOR CREAM
AVG SEEDS/POUND 13,500

HG48-BBack to top

HG48-B is a medium maturing bronze colored grain hybrid. HG48-B is adapted to multiple environments, supported by a strong agronomic package. This hybrid produces good, consistent yields over a wide range of conditions. HG48-B has better early growth in cooler soils than most hybrids. HG48-B is medium in height with very good uniformity and standability. HG48-B has above average head exertion and very good threshability, maximizing ease of harvest.

Key Features
YIELD FOR MATURITY
STANDABILITY
DROUGHT TOLERANCE
EMERGENCE
10 9 8 7 6 5 4 3 2 1
Rating 1 = best / 10 = poorest
Plant Description
RELATIVE HEIGHT 44" - 46"
HEAD TYPE SEMI-OPEN
GRAIN COLOR BRONZE
AVG SEEDS/POUND 12,500

HG49-CBack to top

HG49-C is a medium maturity, very showy cream colored hybrid with excellent adaptability in the Midwest. HG49-C has excellent standability, and high yield potential, also showing good drought tolerance. HG49-C also shows nice plant uniformity, and is overall a consistent durable hybrid; it is an excellent choice if you desire a tough medium cream hybrid with high yield potential.

Key Features
YIELD FOR MATURITY
STANDABILITY
DROUGHT TOLERANCE
EMERGENCE
10 9 8 7 6 5 4 3 2 1
Rating 1 = best / 10 = poorest
Plant Description
RELATIVE HEIGHT 48"
HEAD TYPE SEMI-OPEN
GRAIN COLOR CREAM
AVG SEEDS/POUND 15,000

HG52-BBack to top

HG52-B is a medium-full maturing bronze colored grain hybrid. HG52-B is well adapted to irrigation or favorable dryland production. HG52-B has excellent emergence and staygreen promoting a sturdy stalk and excellent late season standability. HG52-B is a medium tall hybrid with a semi-open head and very high yield potential.

Key Features
YIELD FOR MATURITY
STANDABILITY
DROUGHT TOLERANCE
EMERGENCE
10 9 8 7 6 5 4 3 2 1
Rating 1 = best / 10 = poorest
Plant Description
RELATIVE HEIGHT 46" -48"
HEAD TYPE SEMI-OPEN
GRAIN COLOR BRONZE
AVG SEEDS/POUND 13,500