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Typhoon

Typhoon - Group 4 Winter Wheat

Breeder:

Type: 

Pedigree:

LIMAGRAIN

GROUP 4 (Hard Feed)

Garrus LGW88

A new hard feed wheat with high yields and a good second wheat.
Good all-round foliar disease and midge resistance.

Variety Positioning

  • A hard feed variety that performed well in Agrii’s national trials over the past two years (98% treated, 87% untreated).
  • It is a slightly lower yielding variety but opens up opportunities to reduce input costs due to its improved agronomic profile. In addition, it has reasonable physical grain quality (77.1 kg /hl).
  • Suitable for all regions including areas of high sterility risk. It is
    adaptable across heavy and light soils and suitable for drilling from mid-September through to the end of December.
  • It has performed well in the second wheat slot and has average competitiveness against grassweeds.
  • Tall but with decent strength straw, treated (7) (7) and untreated (7) (6) and medium maturity (+1) (+2).
  • A good set of disease scores for mildew (6), yellow rust (9) (8.1), brown rust (6.1) (4.6) and Septoria tritici (7.3) (7.1) but appears to be moderately susceptible to fusarium ear blight (5.8).
  • Resistant to orange wheat blossom midge.

 

NOTE:
Numbers in red – Agrii Advisory List data.
Numbers in black – AHDB Recommended List data.

For more detailed Agrii data and the latest disease scores speak to your local seed specialist or Agrii agronomist.

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