GT-4685XS  Super-versatile line that can go from the Midwest to the East Coast and onto the mixed-loam soils of the Delta. It has very high yield potential and outstanding agronomics including Metribuzin herbicide tolerance and is an excluder for salt. It’s easy to find a place for this yielder on your farm.

Key Strengths

  • Versatile yielder
  • Solid disease package including resistance to Stem Canker
  • Tolerant to Metribuzin
  • Good lodging scores
  • Roundup Ready 2 XtendTM with Synchrony tolerance

Management Tips

  • Tough to out-yield in the Midwest, East & Delta mixed-loams
  • The agronomics will make you happy in so many uses
  • Excluder for salt issues
  • Not designed for Delta clays
Yield Capability 90
Emergence 80
Phytophthora 90
SDS 70
Standability 80
Shatter Resistance 80
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Category General Characteristics
Maturity & Herbicide Maturity Group IV
Relative Maturity 4.6
Herbicide Tolerance R2XS
Plant Description Plant Height 43”
Canopy Type M
Pubescence Color G
Flower Color P
Hilum Color BF
Approximate Seeds / lb. 2800
Production Ratings Emergence Rating 8
Standability 8
No-Till Adaption 8
Iron Chlorosis NA
Shatter Resistance 8
Population Guidelines Drill Adapted 8
Drilled 190,000
15” Rows 170,000
20” Rows 160,000
30” Rows 150,000
Disease & Insect Ratings Phytophthora Resistance 1C
Phytophthora Tolerance 8
SCN Resistance R3, MR14
SDS Tolerance 7
White Mold NA
Brown Stem Rot NA
Frog Eye Leaf Spot 9
Stem Canker R
Root Knot Nematode MR-MS
Salt EXC
Xtend Rating Scale: 1-2 / Poor | 3-4 / Fair | 5-6 / Good | 7-8 / Very Good | 9 / Excellent
Plant Type: Th / Thin | M / Medium | B / Bushy
Pubescence: G / Grey | T / Tan | LT / Light Tawny
Flower Color: P / Purple | W / White
Hilum Color: BL / Black | G / Grey | IB / Imperfect Black | IY / Imperfect Yellow | BR / Brown | BF / Buff | Y / Yellow
Rating Scale: S / Susceptible | R / Resistant | MR / Moderate Resistance | T / Tolerant