HRSW

Hard Red Spring Wheat is a great option for areas north of London. Yields can be less than Winter Wheat, but it also traditionally carries higher prices.


Varieties

Easton - NEW for 2016!

High Yields, Great Tillering, Great Fusarium Tolerance
Awned Variety
Area:2,3,4,5
Suggested Seeding Rate: 130 lbs/acre (1.6 million seeds/acre)

  • Growing Area: Well suited to all wheat growing zones.
  • Yield: Excellent
    Area 2 & 4 – 106 yield index over 5 years
  • Maturity: Mid-Late maturing wheat variety.
  • Height: Short.
  • Lodging: Excellent resistance.
  • Disease Resistance: Excellent fusarium tolerance.
  • Unique Feature: Outstanding yields,¬†stands well, with excellent fusarium rating.

Wilkin

The High Yield Champion
Awnless Variety
Area:1,2,3,4,5,6
Suggested Seeding Rate: 135 lbs/acre (1.6 million seeds/acre)

  • Growing Area: Best suited to all wheat growing zones.
  • Yield: Excellent
    Area 2 & 4 – 105 yield index over 5 years
  • Maturity: Mid maturing wheat variety.
  • Height: Short.
  • Lodging: Excellent resistance.
  • Disease Resistance: Excellent mildew tolerance Good fusarium tolerance.
  • Unique Feature: Outstanding yields, short straw, with excellent standability.

Sable

The Proven Performer - for 10+ years
Awned Variety
Area: 1,2,3,4,5,6
Suggested Seeding Rate: 142 lbs/acre (1.6 million seeds/acre)

  • Growing Area: Best suited to all wheat growing zones.
  • Yield: Good to Very Good
  • Maturity: Mid to Late maturing variety.
  • Height: Short.
  • Lodging: Excellent resistance.
  • Disease Resistance: R/MR to stem rust, Rated HS to Fusarium Head Blight.
  • Unique Feature: High test weight, small kernels. Protein content very high.
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Furano

High Yielding in Eastern Ontario
Awnless Variety
Area: 3,5,6
Suggested Seeding Rate: 150 lbs/acre (1.6 million seeds/acre)

  • Growing Area: Suited to Areas 3 & 5. (Eastern Ontario and Northern Ontario)
  • Yield: Excellent – 107 Yield index in Area 3 in 2014
  • Maturity: Late maturing wheat variety.
  • Height: Tall.
  • Lodging: Very Good compared to other Tall varieties.
  • Disease Resistance: R/MR to stem rust, MR to FHB and leaf rust.
  • Unique Feature: Great Fusarium tolerance combined with good yields and lots of Straw. Protein content very high. Excellent Milling Quality
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Norwell

Very Good Fusarium Tolerance
Awned Variety
Area: 1,2,3,4,5,6
Suggested Seeding Rate: 142 lbs/acre (1.6 million seeds/acre)

  • Growing Area: Best suited to all wheat growing zones.
  • Yield: Good to Very Good
  • Maturity: Mid maturing wheat variety — Similar to check.
  • Height: Short.
  • Lodging: Excellent resistance.
  • Disease Resistance: R/MR to stem rust, Very Good FHB and leaf rust tolerance.
  • Unique Feature: High test weight, small kernels. Protein content very high.
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Quantum

An Early Maturity Feed Purpose Wheat
Awned Variety
Area: 1,2,3,4
Suggested Seeding Rate: 150 lbs/acre (1.6 million seeds/acre)

  • Growing Area: Best suited to all wheat growing zones.
  • Yield: Very Good
  • Maturity: Similar to check.
  • Height: Short.
  • Lodging: Excellent resistance.
  • Disease Resistance: R/MR to stem rust, Intermediate to FHB and leaf rust.
  • Unique Feature: High test weight, small kernels. Best Suited for 3 way mix or feed use.
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