Revelation

Everything you need to know about wheat variety Revelation

The above video was recorded on June 30, 2021 and the information below was updated on July 6, 2021.

BREEDER: Limagrain UK

PEDIGREE: (Alchemy x Claire) x Shepherd

STATUS: Removed from AHDB Recommended List in 2021

CERTIFIED SEED SALES 2020 %: England & Wales: 0.1. Scotland: 1.9.

PROVISIONAL SEED AREA 2021 %: England & Wales: 0.4. Scotland: 0.0.

AHDB RL 2021 TREATED YIELD (UK): N/A

AHDB RL 2021 TREATED YIELD (NORTH REGION): N/A

AHDB RL 2021 UNTREATED YIELD (UK): N/A

MARKET OPTIONS: Soft Group 4, Distilling (Good), Export, Feed

POSITIVES

  • Suitable for early drilling due to slow development habit.
  • Good lodging resistance.
  • Generally good all-round disease resistance, in particular to yellow rust, brown rust and eyespot.
  • Rated ‘Good’ for distilling.

NEGATIVES

  • Variety now removed from the RL due to yield, which is now well below competitor varieties.
  • Below average untreated yield.
  • Late to mature.
  • One of the few soft wheats without orange wheat blossom midge resistance.

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