Statistics Canada reports that there was 356,400 acres of Conventional corn in Eastern Canada in 2020 (Ontario 284,100 acres and Quebec 72,300 acres).
Many growers are choosing conventional corn to take advantage of the non-GMO and organic markets.
Pioneer® brand is the market leader in providing conventional corn seed, providing high yield potential and comes with 98% plus purity in our Pioneer® brand conventional corn seed bags.
The Pioneer® brand conventional corn product line up offers high yielding products with strong agronomic traits. Many of the conventional corn products also have very good root strength and husk cover scores. These hybrids paired with leading Corteva Agriscience™ herbicide options will maximize returns from conventional corn production.
*Yield data was calculated as weighted averages across multiple conventional corn hybrids across two years (2018-2020) with comparisons greater than one location.
For more detailed information on Pioneer® brand products and best practices for maintaining grain purity for a non-GMO production contact your local Pioneer® sales representative.
Engarde™ herbicide delivers twice the protection with two modes of action (Group 2 and 27) and the powerful activity of knockdown and residual weed control. It has the flexibility to be applied between pre-emergence to the two-leaf stage.
Steadfast™ IS herbicide is your go-to solution for post emergent control of grasses in conventional corn. It comes with a built-in crop safener allowing for a wide window of application up to the 8-leaf stage (V6 stage) of conventional corn.