Prairie Shield® Corn Protectionprairieshieldcorn

Accelerates your yield

  • Research shows Prairie Shield-protected corn delivers higher yields– over 5 bushels per acre more than fungicide-only control.

Protects corn from fungal diseases

  • Protects corn seedlings from seed- and soil-borne diseases such as Pythium, Fusarium, Aspergillus and Penicillium.
  • Helps provide a more vigorous, healthy early-season stand.

Shields seedlings from stand-robbing insect pests and preserves yield potential

  • Effective against aphids, chinch bug, cutworms, flea beetles, grape colaspis, thrips, seed-corn maggot, southern corn leaf beetle, southern green stinkbug, white grubs, wireworms and other pests.

Prairie Shield® XTRA

Protects against:

  • Seed- and soil-borne diseases (Pythium, Fusarium, Aspergillus & Penicillium)
  • Provides some level of protection against aphids, chinch bug, cutworms, flea beetles, grape colaspis, thrips, seedcorn maggot, southern corn leaf beetle, southern green stinkbug, white grubs, wireworms and other pests

Advantages:

  • Helps provide a more vigorous, healthy, early-season stand

Availability:

  • Included on all hybrids

Prairie Shield® XTRA plus Avicta®

Protects against:

  • Corn-damaging nematode species
  • Seed- and soil-borne diseases (Pythium, Fusarium, Aspergillus & Penicillium)
  • Provides some level of protection against aphids, chinch bug, cutworms, flea beetles, grape colaspis, thrips, seedcorn maggot, southern corn leaf beetle, southern green stinkbug, white grubs, wireworms and other pests

Advantages:

  • Provides a benefit in all soils affected by corn nematodes, especially sandy soils

Availability:

  • Offered on select hybrids only