GT-266CR2S has an impressive disease package for the upper mid-west and Great Lakes region. It reaches canopy quickly in narrow or wide rows when compared to other varieties. The disease package is solid so no need to over- populate this number to achieve maximum yields.

Key Strengths

  • High yield potential
  • Quick emergence and canopy
  • Phytophthora, SDS, cyst, and white mold protection
  • STS tolerant

Management Tips

  • It’s well protected for the major diseases of the area
  • Good choice for varying soils
  • vThe R2/STS stack gives herbicide options

  • Do not over-populate
Yield Capability 90
Emergence 80
Phytophthora 90
SDS 70
Standability 60
Shatter Resistance 90
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Category General Characteristics
Maturity & Herbicide Maturity Group II
Relative Maturity 2.6
Herbicide Tolerance R2/STS
Plant Description Plant Height 35″
Canopy Type MB
Pubescence Color Lt
Flower Color P
Hilum Color BR
Approximate Seeds / lb. 2800
Production Ratings Emergence Rating 8
Standability 6
No-Till Adaption 8
Iron Chlorosis 6
Shatter Resistance 8
Population Guidelines Drill Adapted 7
Drilled 190,000
15” Rows 175,000
20” Rows 160,000
30” Rows 145,000
Disease & Insect Ratings Phytophthora Resistance 1C
Phytophthora Tolerance 6
SCN Resistance R3, MR14
SDS Tolerance 7
White Mold 7
Brown Stem Rot MR
Frog Eye Leaf Spot NA
Stem Canker NA
Root Knot Nematode NA
Genuity 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