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The Industry’s Most Effective Above-Ground Insect Control

See cleaner ears, improved grain quality and higher yield potential with Viptera™ trait stack. The industry’s leading above-ground protection controls ear-, stalk- and leaf-feeding insects so every seed has the chance to thrive.

  • Take Control of Above-Ground Insects
    Viptera provides excellent control of corn earworm and is the only trait technology on the market for effective western bean cutworm control.
  • Take Control of Quality
    Preventing insect damage to kernels reduces access points for mold and mycotoxin growth that can cause additional damage or grain quality problems. Count on Viptera for cleaner ears and improved quality.
  • Take Control of Yield Potential
    Viptera provides above-ground protection for a 7.3 bu/A advantage.*

See How Viptera Stacks Up

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Hybrid without Viptera
Hybrid without Viptera™ (left) vs. hybrid with Viptera trait stack (right) | Southern Illinois 2013 Competitive trait stack (left) vs. Viptera™ (right) Competitor hybrid (left) vs. Hybrid with Viptera™ (right) | Columbia, Missouri 2017 Hybrid without Viptera™ (left) vs. Hybrid with Viptera trait stack (right) | WBCW feeding, Yuma, Colorado 2013
Hybrid without Viptera™ (left) vs. hybrid with Viptera trait stack (right) | Southern Illinois 2013
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Stand Up To Above- Ground Insects

See how Viptera provides complete control of above-ground insects.

Control Western Bean Cutworm with Viptera Trait Stacks

See how growers can protect themselves against a western bean cutworm infestation with Viptera – the only trait available today that effectively controls western bean cutworm.

Stand Up To Above-Ground Insects With Viptera

Insect feeding from above-ground pests can be detrimental to a corn crop. Hear how growers can control key above-ground pests like corn earworm and western bean cutworm with Viptera trait stacks which provide the most comprehensive above-ground insect control.

Discover Viptera Trait Stacks

Dr. Greg Warren recalls what led to the discovery of the Viptera trait.

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Take Control of 13 Above-Ground Insects

Viptera trait stacks provide better, more complete control of above-ground insects.

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Insect Viptera trait stacks* Agrisure® Above Optimum® AcreMax® VT Double PRO® RIB Complete® PowerCore®
Corn earworm
Black cutworm
Fall armyworm
Western bean cutworm
Dingy cutworm
Common stalk borer
Lesser cornstalk borer
Southern cornstalk borer
True armyworm
Beet armyworm
Sugarcane borer
European corn borer
Southwestern corn borer

Insect control scale

  • blank = unavailable
  • + = some
  • ++ = good
  • +++ = very good
  • ++++ = excellent

*Viptera™, Viptera™Z3, Agrisure® Viptera 3110, to add corn rootworm control consider DuracadeViptera™, DuracadeViptera™Z3, Agrisure® Viptera 3111.

All competitor information is based solely upon interpretation of publicly available information, including public presentations, regulatory submissions and observations made in commercial fields.