The above video was recorded on June 30, 2021 and the information below was updated on July 6, 2021.
BREEDER: KWS UK Ltd
PEDIGREE: Cougar x KWS Rowan
STATUS: AHDB Recommended List variety for UK (since 2019)
CERTIFIED SEED SALES 2020 %: England & Wales: 6.0. Scotland: 1.0.
PROVISIONAL SEED AREA 2021 %: England & Wales: 6.2. Scotland: 1.9.
AHDB RL 2021 TREATED YIELD (UK): 101
AHDB RL 2021 TREATED YIELD (NORTH REGION): 98
AHDB RL 2021 UNTREATED YIELD (UK): 80
MARKET OPTIONS: nabim Group 3, UK Biscuit, Export
- Good resistance to Septoria tritici.
- Best performance on heavy land.
- Short and very stiff strawed.
- Yield in the north noticeably lower than elsewhere in the UK.
- Susceptible to mildew and brown rust, and appears to be breaking down to yellow rust.
- Rated ‘Poor’ for distilling.
- Specific weight on the low side.
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