GT-494CLL A variety that feels right at home when it gets south of I-70, and it should. Its got the right plant size, disease package and agronomics to fit most any soil from there to the Gulf. It has consistently shown itself to be a winner in high and low yield environments, and it looks great doing it!

Key Strengths

  • Top yielder
  • Large, but well-behaved plant
  • Very good disease portfolio
  • Liberty for weed management

Management Tips

  • As it covers the bases so well its easy to position
  • A total package Liberty bean
  • Works well across many soils
  • Handles a variety of planter settings
Yield Capability 90
Emergence 90
Phytophthora 90
SDS 80
Standability 80
Shatter Resistance 90
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Category General Characteristics
Maturity & Herbicide Maturity Group IV
Relative Maturity 4.9
Herbicide Tolerance Liberty
Plant Description Plant Height 42”
Canopy Type M
Pubescence Color Lt
Flower Color P
Hilum Color BL
Approximate Seeds / lb. 3000
Production Ratings Emergence Rating 9
Standability 8
No-Till Adaption 9
Iron Chlorosis NA
Shatter Resistance 9
Population Guidelines Drill Adapted 8
Drilled 190,000
15” Rows 165,000
20” Rows 155,000
30” Rows 145,000
Disease & Insect Ratings Phytophthora Resistance 1a
Phytophthora Tolerance 8
SCN Resistance R3, MR14
SDS Tolerance 8
White Mold NA
Brown Stem Rot 7
Frog Eye Leaf Spot 8
Stem Canker MR
Root Knot Nematode MR
Charcoal Rot 8
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