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Bt Corn Products/Traits Currently Available in Canada – As of April 2017

Bt Corn Products/Traits Currently Available in Canada – As of April 2017

  Trade Name Transgenic Component Transgenic Events Target Pests1 Herbicide Tolerance 2 Refuge % Location EU Approved
Above Ground In Soil
AGRISURE ® PRODUCTS
Agrisure ® CB/LL Cry1Ab Bt 11 ECB _ LL 20% - 400 m Y
Agrisure® GT/CB/LL Cry1Ab Bt11  GA21 ECB _ GT LL 20% - 400 m Y
Agrisure® 3000GT Cry1Ab  mCry3A Bt11 GA21 MIR604 ECB CRW GT LL 20% - adjacent Y
Agrisure Viptera® 3110 Vip3A Cry1Ab Bt11 GA21 MIR162 BCW, CEW, ECB, FAW, WBC _ GT LL 20% - 400 m Y
Agrisure Viptera® 3111 Vip3A Cry1Ab
mCry3A
Bt11 GA21 MIR604 MIR162 BCW, CEW, ECB, FAW, WBC CRW GT LL 20% - adjacent Y
Agrisure Viptera® 3220 Cry1Ab  Vip3A Cry1F Bt11 GA21 TC1507 MIR162 BCW, CEW, ECB, FAW, WBC _ GT 5% IR N*
Agrisure® 3122 Cry1Ab mCry3A Cry1F Cry34Ab1/Cry35Ab1 Bt11 GA21 DAS-59122-7 MIR604 TC1507 BCW, ECB, FAW CRW GT  5% IR Y
Agrisure® 3120 Cry1Ab, Cry1F Bt11 GA21 TC1507 BCW, ECB, FAW _ GT 5% IR N*
*stack is not approved but all single traits have approval in the EU
GENUITY® PRODUCTS

Genuity® VT Double PRO® (GENVT2P)

Cry1A.105
Cry2Ab2
MON89034 NK603 CEW, ECB, FAW _ RR2 5% IR Y

Genuity® VT Triple PRO® (GENVT3P)

Cry1A.105
Cry2Ab2  Cry3Bb1
MON88017 MON89034 CEW,ECB, FAW CRW RR2 10% IR Y

Genuity® SmartStax®

(GENSS) (Monsanto) or SmartStax® (Dow)

Cry1A.105  Cry2Ab2  Cry1F   Cry3Bb1 Cry34Ab1/ Cry35Ab1 MON88017 MON89034 TC1507 DAS59122-7 BCW, CEW, ECB, FAW CRW LL   RR2 5% - adjacent
(2 row minimum) or  5% IR
Y
HERCULEX ® PRODUCTS

Herculex® 1 (HX1)

Cry1F TC1507 BCW,ECB, FAW _ LL 20% - 400 m Y

Herculex® 1 (HX1) w RR2

Cry1F TC1507   NK603 BCW, ECB, FAW _ LL  RR2 20% - 400 m Y

Herculex®  XTRA (HXX)

Cry1F
Cry34Ab1/Cry35Ab1
TC1507 DAS59122-7 BCW, ECB, FAW CRW LL 20% - adjacent Y
Herculex®  XTRA (HXX) w RR2 Cry1F
Cry34Ab1/Cry35Ab1
TC1507 DAS59122-7 NK603 BCW, ECB, FAW CRW LL   RR2 20% - adjacent Y
OPTIMUM ® PRODUCTS

Optimum® Intrasect® Insect Protection

Cry1F   Cry1Ab NK603   TC1507 MON810 BCW, ECB, FAW _ LL  RR2 5% - 400 m N

Optimum® AcreMax®

Cry1F   Cry1Ab NK603   TC1507 MON810 BCW, ECB, FAW _ LL  RR2 5% IR N

Optimum® Intrasect® Xtra

Cry1F  Cry 1Ab Cry34Ab1/Cry35Ab1 NK603   TC1507 MON810 DAS59122-7 BCW, ECB, FAW CRW LL  RR2 20% - adjacent N

Optimum® AcreMax® XTreme

Cry1F  Cry1Ab Cry34Ab1/Cry35Ab1 mCry3A NK603  TC1507 MON810   DAS59122-7 MIR604 BCW, ECB, FAW CRW LL RR2 5% IR N
Optimum® AcreMax® Xtra Cry1F Cry 1Ab Cry34Ab1/Cry35Ab1 NK603 TC1507 MON810 DAS59122-7 BCW, ECB, FAW CRW LL RR2 10% IR N
SWEET CORN PRODUCTS
Performance Series Cry1A.105
Cry2Ab2 Cry3Bb1
MON88017 MON89034 CEW, ECB, FAW CRW RR2 No refuge required if stubble destroyed within 30 days Y

1Target Insects:

BCW - black cutworm; ECB -  European corn borer;

CEW - corn earworm; FAW - fall armyworm; 

CRW - corn rootworm; WBC - western bean cutworm

2Herbicide traits:

GT - glyphosate tolerant;

LL - Liberty Link / glufosinate tolerant;

RR2 - Roundup Ready® / glyphosate tolerant

Note: Herbicide tolerances listed are for the non-Integrated Refuge products.  Integrated Refuge products may have different herbicide tolerances and herbicide selection should be based on the properties of the refuge hybrid.

IR = refers to Integrated Refuge, where refuge hybrid seed has been pre-mixed with Bt hybrid seed in the bag.

Any edits or updates required on this table can be directed to: Tracey Baute, Field Crop Entomologist, OMAFRA