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Breeder: Elsoms Breeder PDF
Type: Group 4, Distilling and Export Pedigree: Cassius x Viscount

Variety Positioning

  • A Northern distilling variety with excellent physical grain characteristics. Very good performance on lighter soils and very competitive against grassweeds.
  • Short, stiff straw (untreated 8, treated 8), and is a good second wheat choice with medium maturity (+1).
  • Good resistance to yellow rust (9.0) but weak against Septoria tritici (4.6), brown rust (4.4) and fusarium ear blight (5.9). Resistant to orange wheat blossom midge.

Elation Group 4 Winter Wheat

Filmed at Throws Farm, Essex – June 2021

Filmed at Carnoustie, Angus – June 2021

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