Table 13. Abbreviations used to identify biotech seed traits contained in corn silage hybrids evaluated in Tennessee in 2017.

AbbreviationNameCharacteristic
LLBayer CropScience LibertyLink¨Glufosinate herbicide tolerance. Event: T25
RRMonsanto Roundup Ready¨ CornGlyphosate herbicide tolerance.
RR2Monsanto Roundup Ready¨ Corn 2Glyphosate herbicide tolerance. Event: NK603
GTSyngenta Agrisure¨ GTGlyphosate herbicide tolerance. Event: SYTGA21
3000GTSyngenta Agrisure¨ 3000GTCry1Ab, Corn Borer protection. Modified Cry3A, Protection of Western, Northern and Mexican Corn Rootworm. Glufosinate herbicide tolerance. Glyphosate tolerance. Event: SYTGA21+Bt11+MIR604
HX1DowAgrosciences Pioneer Hi-Bred Herculex¨ ICry1F, Western Bean Cutworm, Corn Borer, Black Cutworm and Fall Armyworm resistance. Glufosinate herbicide tolerance. Event: TC1507
SSXMonsanto Genuityª SmartStaxª DowAgrosciences SmartStaxªCry1A.105, Cry2Ab2, Cry1F, Cry3Bb1, Cry34/35Ab1 Western, Northern, and Mexican Corn Rootworms, European and Southwestern Corn Borers, Sugarcane Borer, Southern Cornstalk Borer, Western Bean and Black Cutworms, Corn Earworm, Fall Armyworm protection. Glyphosate herbicide tolerance. Glyphosate herbicide tolerance. Event: Mon88017+Mon89034+TC1507+DAS59122-7
VIP3110Agrisure Vipteraª 3110Vip3A, Cry1Ab, European and Southwestern Corn Borers, Southern Cornstalk Borer, Fall and Beet Armyworm, Black and Western Bean Cutworm, Sugarcane Borer, Common Stalk borer and Dingy Cutworm protection Glyphosate tolerance.ÊEvent: MIR162+Bt11+GA21
VIP3111Agrisure Vipteraª 3111AVip3A, Cry1Ab. Protection from European and Southwestern Corn Borers, Corn earworm, Southern cornstalk borer, Fall and Beet armyworm, Black and Western Bean Cutworm, Sugarcane borer, Western, Northern and Mexican corn rootworm, Common stalk borer and Dingy cutworm. Glyphosate tolerance. Contains Agrisure Artesian technology with multiple genes for season long drought protection. Event: MIR162+Bt11+GA21+MIR604
VT2PMonsanto Genuityª VT Double PROªCry1A.105, Cry2Ab2, European and Southwestern Corn Borers, Sugarcane Borer, Southern Cornstalk Borer, Corn Earworm, and Fall Armyworm protection. Glyphosate herbicide tolerance. Event: Mon89034+NK603
YGCBMonsanto YieldGard¨ Corn BorerCry1Ab, European and Southwestern Corn Borers, Sugarcane Borer and Southern Cornstalk Borer protection. Event: Mon810
RIBRefuge in Bag
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