SOFT RED WINTER WHEAT

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MANAGMENT TIPS

  • Allows flexible placement and population across soils
  • Timely harvest recommended
  • Low response to fungicide applications

726

STRENGTHS

This variety offers tremendous flexibility in all soil types, from the tough, wet clays and sands to the high organic matter and irrigated acre. This variety carries great standability and plant health to maximize on its yield potential.
726

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 1.7
No-Till
1.4 1.8
Spreader
1.6 2.0

Yield Comparisons

Yrs. Plots Variety Bu./A Test Wght.
5 177 BECK 726
BECK 120
90.4
89.1
56.7
58.0
5 128 BECK 726
BECK 128
91.7
91.6
56.8
57.8
5 51 BECK 726
AgriMAXX 463
80.1
75.0
54.9
55.0

General Characteristics

Exp # 5628
Relative Maturity +2
Awns Awns (Bearded)
Seed Size 11000
Fungicide Response Low
15" Row Adaptability
8
Test Weight
7
Double Crop
7

Plant Traits

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

Plant Health

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

Rating: 9 = Best