BREEDER: Limagrain Europe
PEDIGREE: Scribe x Horatio
STATUS: AHDB Recommended List variety for North Region (since 2019)
CERTIFIED SEED SALES 2019 %: England & Wales: 1.5. Scotland: 2.4.
PROVISIONAL SEED AREA 2020 %: England & Wales: 2.0. Scotland: 4.4.
AHDB RL 2020 TREATED YIELD (UK): 103
AHDB RL 2020 TREATED YIELD (NORTH REGION): 100
AHDB RL 2020 UNTREATED YIELD (UK): 80
MARKET OPTIONS: Provisional UK distilling, Group 4 soft
• Best performance as a first wheat and on heavy land.
• Exceptional grain quality – the highest Hagberg and specific weight of all soft wheats on the recommended list.
• Low risk variety in a poor year – good sprouting and fusarium resistance.
• Tall but stiff strawed which responds well to PGR.
• Attractive clean, golden coloured straw at ripening.
• North region yield just behind other mainstream soft wheats.
• Height may require monitoring.
• Average resistance to Septoria tritici and looks to have broken down to yellow rust in 2020.
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