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Gleam

Breeder: Syngenta Breeder PDF
Type: Group 4, Hard Feed Pedigree: Kielder x Hereford

Variety Positioning

  • Consistent high yields (105% treated, 81% untreated) and reasonable physical grain quality (76.3 kg/hl, AHDB).
  • Suitable for all regions and soil types and best grown from early October onwards through to the end of December. Not very competitive against grassweeds, average stiffness (5 untreated, 6 treated) and relatively early to mature (0).
  • Average disease resistance against brown rust (5.0), Septoria tritici (6.0), susceptible to fusarium ear blight and its resistance to yellow rust (3.0) has broken down. Resistant to orange wheat blossom midge.

Gleam | Filmed at Throws Farm, Essex – June 2021

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