GT-4540XS A very versatile number for the southern Midwest, Delta and back East. A lot of strong agronomics protect a huge yield punch and combine to offer growers tremendous stability. Certainly an excellent choice with stacked herbicide tolerance.

Key Strengths

  • Fantastic top end yield
  • Wide body plant design
  • Very tough across many stresses
  • Roundup Ready 2 Xtend™ with Synchrony tolerance

Management Tips

  • Great choice for top yields or stress
  • Really strong solution for Frogeye, Stem Canker and Phytophthora
  • Yields high on all Delta soils but watch lodging
  • Broadest herbicide tolerance package available today
Yield Capability 90
Emergence 80
Phytophthora 90
SDS 70
Standability 70
Shatter Resistance 80
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Category General Characteristics
Maturity & Herbicide Maturity Group IV
Relative Maturity 4.5
Herbicide Tolerance R2XS
Plant Description Plant Height 42″
Canopy Type B
Pubescence Color Lt
Flower Color P
Hilum Color BL
Approximate Seeds / lb. 3100
Production Ratings Emergence Rating 8
Standability 7
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 1A,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 S
Salt INC
Roundup Ready 2 Xtend Soybeans Logo 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