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Maize Grain

Maize Grain

Maize is a premium quality grain which forms an integral part of pig, poultry and dairy feed rations. It also has a range of human food uses from flours, starch and grits to cornflakes and corn chips. If you’re looking for an alternative land use which delivers solid financial returns with limited labour input, growing maize grain could be the answer for you.

Maize grain hybrids

Pioneer® brand maize grain hybrids have been tested in our comprehensive local maize trialing program and are proven to deliver industry-leading yields of high-quality grain. As with all our products, there’s always a Pioneer Area Manager in your local area to help you choose the right hybrid and provide on-farm backup and technical support.

2024-25 Maize for Grain catalogue

Our latest edition showcases 19 grain hybrids including three exciting new entrants that offer high-yield potential and top performance for your local area. Discover three inspirational farm success stories, learn about the benefits of even emergence and much more.

 

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Maize Grain Research 2024

Click on one of the links below to view our latest maize grain research and see how our hybrids compare to others. As well as providing robust hybrid comparison data, this year's edition summarises our latest nitrogen research.

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View all maize grain hybrids

View all maize grain hybrids

When we commercialise Pioneer® brand maize grain hybrids we think local. Pioneer products are tested in over 160 maize grain trials across New Zealand. Compare the yield and agronomic performance of Pioneer maize grain hybrids in your region.

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Indicative production costs 2023-24

Indicative production costs 2023-24

Calculate indicative maize grain costs of production in both low fertility maize silage growing envrionments. Costs of production have risen post the publishing of these numbers so enter your own costs for the best indication.

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Maize grain hybrid trait table

Maize grain hybrid trait table

View the individual trait characteristics for each of our maize grain hybrids and compare them against one another.

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