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:
|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.