Patent Number: 8,878,031

Title: Maize variety hybrid X03B503

Abstract: A novel maize variety designated X03B503 and seed, plants and plant parts thereof, produced by crossing Pioneer Hi-Bred International, Inc. proprietary inbred maize varieties. Methods for producing a maize plant that comprises crossing hybrid maize variety X03B503 with another maize plant. Methods for producing a maize plant containing in its genetic material one or more traits introgressed into X03B503 through backcross conversion and/or transformation, and to the maize seed, plant and plant part produced thereby. This invention relates to the maize variety X03B503, the seed, the plant produced from the seed, and variants, mutants, and minor modifications of maize variety X03B503. This invention further relates to methods for producing maize varieties derived from maize variety X03B503.

Inventors: Grote; Edwin Michael (Milton, WI), Gogerty; Joseph Kevin (Algona, IA)

Assignee: Pioneer Hi Bred International Inc

International Classification: A01H 5/00 (20060101); A01H 5/10 (20060101); A01H 1/02 (20060101); C12N 15/00 (20060101)

Expiration Date: 2019-11-04 0:00:00