Channel® Protexus®

Enhanced Protection Against Yield-Robbing Diseases

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Channel® Protexus® corn products are bred to provide disease tolerance and are backed by the customized service and expert knowledge you count on from your Channel Seedsman. They help you manage risk and grow a healthy corn crop with enhanced protection against the five most devastating yield-robbing diseases.

Advanced Protection From Advanced Breeding

Why do farmers need enhanced disease tolerance? Better performance starts with healthier plants. Diseases rob yield and can be difficult to manage. Diseases are:


Their prevalence depends on weather patterns and field conditions. 


Most farmers experience some sort of disease pressure every five years.


When not dealt properly, diseases can significantly reduce yield.

Enhanced Protection Against These Five Diseases:

An example of Anthracnose Stalk Rot on corn.

Anthracnose Stalk Rot

An example of Gray Leaf Spot on corn leaves.

Gray Leaf Spot

An example of Northern Corn Leaf Blight.

Northern Corn Leaf Blight

An example of Goss's Wilt and Leaf Blight on Corn leaves.

Goss’s Wilt and Leaf Blight

An example of Southern Rust on corn leaves.

Southern Rust of Corn

How Are Channel® Protexus® Products Developed and Selected?

Healthy plants start with the right genetics. Channel Protexus corn products undergo a rigorous selection process using field-proven, precision-breeding technology to help farmers maximize plant vigor and yield potential.

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From the Lab to the Field


Channel® Protexus® products are tested under a wide range of growing conditions, so you can be confident that you have the best possible genetics for your local growing area. The result is a lineup of elite seed products that combine:

  • Channel brand performance and agronomics
  • Strong emergence and early season vigor
  • Improved disease tolerance to the five most devastating, yield-robbing corn diseases

2021 Channel® Protexus® Products

Protect your plants with this flexible lineup that offers tolerance to five major disease threats. Ask your Seedsman for product recommendations for your fields.

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