HRWW

Hard Red Winter Wheat is planted in the fall and is harvested in July or August. Protein premiums and higher pricing make this attractive to wheat growers.


Varieties

Gallus

NEW! For 2014 - High Yielding - Great Standing!
Awned Variety
Area: 1,2,3,4
Suggested Seeding Rate: 150 lbs/acre (1.6 million seeds/acre)

  • Growing Area: Suited to All winter wheat growing areas.
  • Yield: Great Yields on Loam Soils – Gallus and Priesley are the Yield leaders in the class.
  • Maturity: Mid Maturity.
  • Height: Short.
  • Lodging: Excellent.
  • Disease Resistance: Excellent leaf disease and fusarium tolerance.
  • Unique Feature: Has excellent protein levels. Is Short, and Stands well, and Yields well!
  • 103 yield index in midwestern Ontario over 3 years, 108 Yield index in Eastern Ontario.
View Plot Results from 2015

Priesley

Highest Yielding Hard Red
Awnless Variety
Area: 1,2,3,4
Suggested Seeding Rate: 150 lbs/acre (1.6 million seeds/acre)

  • Growing Area: Suited to All winter wheat growing areas.
  • Yield: Best yielding hard red winter wheat.
  • Maturity: Mid-late.
  • Height: Short.
  • Lodging: Excellent.
  • Disease Resistance: Excellent leaf disease and fusarium tolerance.
  • Unique Feature: Later maturity will help spread out harvest.
  • This is a WheatPRO Value Added Programs Variety – Grown under contract.
  • This variety has unique milling triats and must be grown under exclusive contract program.
View Plot Results from 2015Click Here for Official Yield Index and Varietal Characteristics

JDC 78 - NEW!

Responds Well to Intensive Management
Awned Variety
Area: 1 & 2
Suggested Seeding Rate: 145 lbs/acre (1.6 million seeds/acre)

  • Growing Area: Best suited to area 1, south of London.
  • Yield: Excellent.
  • Maturity: Mid-late.
  • Height: Short.
  • Lodging: Excellent.
  • Disease Resistance: Good leaf disease tolerance.
  • Unique Feature: Very short, upright leaf structure. Good protein levels and excellent standability allowing you to
View Plot ResultsClick Here for Official Yield Index and Varietal Characteristics

Princeton

Consistant, and Survives Well
Area: 1,2,3,4
Suggested Seeding Rate: 153 lbs/acre (1.6 million seeds/acre)

  • Growing Area: Suited to All winter wheat growing areas.
  • Yield: Excellent.
  • Maturity: Mid.
  • Height: Med.
  • Lodging: Good resistance.
  • Disease Resistance: Good for fusarium, good leaf disease tolerance.
  • Unique Feature: Very high yielding HRW with fusarium tolerance.
View Plot Results from 2015Click Here for Official Yield Index and Varietal Characteristics