SOFT RED WINTER WHEAT

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MANAGMENT TIPS

  • Handles drought and low yielding environments
  • High response to a fungicide application at heading
  • Excellent adaptability into lower seeded environments

120

STRENGTHS

This proven performer can handle a wide array of soil environments from the droughthy acres and marginal ground to the higher productive acre. It brings the greatest tillering in the industry.

Variety Positioning and Adaptability

Irrigation X
High X
Medium X
Low X
Poorly Drained X
Soil Productivity:
Excellent
Good
Not Rec.

Recommended seeding population

1.3
1.4
1.5
1.6
1.7
1.8
1.9
2.0
2.1
Conventional
1.3 1.6
No-Till
1.3 1.7
Spreader
1.5 1.8

Yield Comparisons

Yrs. Plots Variety Bu./A Test Wght.
2 37 BECK 120
AgriMAXX 473
85.3
81.6
55.3
56.8
1 24 BECK 120
Dyna-Gro 9750
89.2
89.1
56.0
56.8
4 134 BECK 120
Pioneer P25R77
89.4
86.4
55.8
58.0

General Characteristics

Exp # 5802
Relative Maturity +2
Awns Awns (Bearded)
Seed Size 13500
Fungicide Response High
15" Row Adaptability
9
Test Weight
7
Double Crop
9

Plant Traits

Plant Height Med. Short
Plant Color Med. Green
Standability
9
Tillering
9
Winter Hardiness
8
Fall Growth
8
Plant Uniformity
8
Straw Yield
7

Plant Health

Septoria Leaf Blotch
6
Septoria Glume Blotch
8
Powdery Mildew
7
Leaf Rust
8
Stripe Rust
9
Wheat Scab
6
BYDV
8
SBWMV
7

Rating: 9 = Best