Viking 400 BMR Forage Sorghum Concep Treated


  • Medium-early maturity, sterile, hybrid forage sorghums with the BMR 6 trait
  • Sweet sorgo type that can reach 18-21% soluble sugar content at early heading stage
  • Yields from 18-25 tons at 65% DM
  • Reduced lignin trait can equal the production of corn
  • 7 to 8 feet tall with stalks and leaves similar in size to corn; will head out but not produce seed
  • Treated with Concep III – Not for Organic Production. See seed treatment tab

Best Use: Silage, baleage, or hay.

Adaptation: Does well on dryland or irrigated fields but requires one-third less water than corn.

Management: Isolate from other sorghums by one mile to protect sterility and prevent seed formation. Manage potential for prussic acid and nitrate build-up.

Planting Date: Late-May – early July (soil 62°F+)

Seeding: Seed 8-10 lbs/acre in 30” rows ½”-1” deep. (For hay, plant at higher rate).

$85.00 / 50lb Bag (Treated w/Concep)

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Concep® III Safener

Concep® III seed safener protects sorghum from herbicide injury and allows pre-emergence applications of herbicides containing S-metolachlor for ultimate grass and broadleaf weed control. Concep® III controls the phytotoxic effects of S-metolochlor herbicide for long lasting weed control to maximize yield.

Product Highlights
• Allows effective broad leaf and grass control
• Seed treatment used to protect grain or forage sorghum to allow use of Dual Gold or Bicep II Magnum brand herbicides
• Offers extended use and can be carried over for up to a third growing season


Click here to learn more about Alternative Forage Crops. by Dr. Dan Undersander, Forage Agronomist at the University of Wisconsin.

Additional information

Weight 51 lbs
Dimensions 18 × 5 × 38 in