SOFT RED WINTER WHEAT

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MANAGMENT TIPS

  • Industry-leading test weight
  • Incredible consistency across acres
  • 15 inch row adaptability

724

STRENGTHS

This new variety offers a competitive edge across acres and thrives in the heat of the southern portion of our marketing area. This versatility leader delivers the triple threat of standability, head scab tolerance, and top tier test weight.

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
1.4 1.7
Spreader
1.5 1.9

Yield Comparisons

Yrs. Plots Variety Bu./A Test Wght.
3 57 BECK 724
BECK 721
89.8
87.8
59.4
57.9
2 56 BECK 724
BECK 726
89.7
87.3
57.7
55.7
1 6 BECK 724
Pioneer P26R36
81.9
78.5
55.1
54.9

General Characteristics

Exp # 5817
Relative Maturity +2
Awns Awns (Bearded)
Seed Size 13000
Fungicide Response Med.
15" Row Adaptability
9
Test Weight
9
Double Crop
7

Plant Traits

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

Plant Health

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

Rating: 9 = Best