Herculex® XTRA Insect Protection

Herculex® XTRA (HXX) insect protection offers a complete spectrum of in-plant above- and below- ground insect control, by combining the Herculex I and Herculex RW traits. Herculex XTRA provides consistent, season-long control of corn rootworms. Herculex I and Herculex XTRA also provide in-plant protection against western bean cutworm and black cutworm.

Pioneer® brand hybrids with Herculex XTRA insect protection provide a broad range of protection:

Chart: Pioneer hybrids with Herculex XTRA insect protection provide a broad range of protection
Note: Level of control based on results from Pioneer and independent university entomologist testing at various locations, 1997-2005. Scores based on ratings applied to test results by Pioneer entomologists and research managers. Product responses are variable and may be different based on location and environmental conditions.

Pioneer hybrids containing Herculex I and Herculex XTRA insect protection offer maximum herbicide program flexibility including conventional programs, the LibertyLink® system and stacks available with the Roundup Ready® Corn 2 trait.

All Pioneer hybrids with Herculex XTRA come standard with Cruiser Extreme® 250 insecticide seed treatment to help with stand establishment and seedling growth. High-rate Poncho® 1250 insecticide seed treatment is also an available option on many Pioneer hybrids.

For consistent, season-long control of all major corn insect pests and to maximize the yield potential of industry-leading Pioneer genetics, see your Pioneer sales professional about Herculex XTRA.

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Herculex® 1 Herculex® RW Herculex® XTRA
HX1 – Contains the Herculex® I Insect Protection gene which provides protection against European corn borer, southwestern corn borer, black cutworm, fall armyworm, western bean cutworm, lesser corn stalk borer, southern corn stalk borer, and sugarcane borer; and suppresses corn earworm.
HXRW – The Herculex® RW Insect Protection trait contains proteins that provide enhanced resistance against western corn rootworm, northern corn rootworm, and Mexican corn rootworm.
HXX – Herculex® XTRA contains both the Herculex I and Herculex RW genes.
Herculex® Insect Protection technology by Dow AgroSciences and Pioneer Hi-Bred. Herculex® and the HX logo are registered trademarks of Dow AgroSciences LLC.
Yieldgard® Corn Borer    YGCB – Contains the YieldGard® Corn Borer insect protection trait.
® YieldGard and the YieldGard Corn Borer design are registered trademarks used under license from Monsanto Company.
LibertyLink®   

LL - Contains the LibertyLink® gene for resistance to Liberty® herbicide.
Liberty®, LibertyLink® and the Water Droplet Design are trademarks of Bayer.

Roundup Ready® Corn 2 RR2 – Contains the Roundup Ready® Corn 2 gene.
Roundup Ready® is a registered trademark used under license from Monsanto Company. 

    Poncho® is a registered trademark of Bayer.

Cruiser Extreme® 250    Cruiser Extreme® is a registered trademark of a Syngenta Group Company.
All products are trademarks of their manufacturers.
 

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