HSR Maximus®

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Very highly productive HSR Seeds 102 day soft feed/silage maize. Maximus® is a hybrid that produces a large bulky plant and has a root system to match, and has extremely high water use efficiency. A quick feed maize that is designed principally for the grower who wants a large robust plant with an excellent grain yield or top yielding/quality maize silage.

Planting Populations

75,000 to 95,000 (Grain 75-90 K)


Grown across all maize growing regions. Produced great results in independent FAR Maize Trials across New Zealand. Growers seeking a reliable, high yielding, excellent standability and disease tolerant package in a quick-maturing maize hybrid, should be growing Maximus®. Producing high quality ‘starchy’ feed grain/silage end product. Farmers that want a stable hybrid that is still performing exceptionally well across quicker environments should look at Maximus®. The benchmark in the marketplace.

Plant Type 102 Days CRMQuick Silage or Grain
Yield Potential High end yields with an unbeatabledisease package.
Plant Height Tall plant with large root structure for high WUE.
Grain Type Dent x Dent highly digestible feed grain. High Starch content in grain and silage.
General Comments Consistent and high yields under solid inputs.
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