2013 HDS® Corn Lineup
HDS® (Highly Digestable Silage) is more digestible for your herd, provides more energy per acre, features superior milk/beef production, and is a better value compared to other silage products.
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"HDS has increased our milk production and butterfat."
– Dave and Mike Carlson, Carlson Bros., Welch, Minnesota
"Jung® Brand HDS silage varieties can give more tonnage per acre at a decreased plant population. The plant is more digestible. With slow drydown, it allows a wider window to harvest."
– Tom Buechner, Cross Plains, Wisconsin
"HDS digestibility is very good! Yield per acre is exceptional. Stacked traits work well in my rotation."
– Roger Manthe, Deforest, Wisconsin
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IMPORTANT IRM INFORMATION: RIB Complete™ corn does not require the planting of a structured refuge except in Cotton-Growing Area where corn earworm is a significant pest. See the IRM/Grower Guide for additional information. Always read and follow IRM requirements.
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