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

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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.
120

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