Skyfall

Everything you need to know about wheat variety Skyfall

BREEDER: RAGT Seeds Ltd

PEDIGREE: C4148 x Hurricane

STATUS: AHDB Recommended List variety for UK (since 2014)

CERTIFIED SEED SALES 2019 %: England & Wales: 11.8. Scotland: 0.4

PROVISIONAL SEED AREA 2020 %: England & Wales: 9.7. Scotland: 0.0.

AHDB RL 2020 TREATED YIELD (UK): 97

AHDB RL 2020 TREATED YIELD (NORTH REGION): 96

AHDB RL 2020 UNTREATED YIELD (UK): 78

MARKET OPTIONS: UK Bread Making, Export, Group 1 Hard Milling

POSITIVES

• Short, stiff & early to mature.
• Very good brown rust & eyespot resistance.
• Good grain quality.
• High specific weight & Hagberg.

NEGATIVES

• Lower yield.
• Poor untreated yield.
• Susceptible to yellow rust.
• Not suitable for early drilling due to rapid growth habit.

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