Catherine

NEW RELEASE for 2019.

High yielding autumn milling wheat with excellent nitrogen use efficiency.

Description

Agronomic features

  • Catherine is well suited to all autumn and early spring sowing conditions.
  • High yielding autumn milling wheat with excellent nitrogen use efficiency.
  • Catherine has a very different growth habit, with large, erect leaves which provide better light interception – contributing to its high yield potential.
  • Growth regulators will be required.
  • Very good protein achiever given its very high yield potential.
  • Highest yielding medium grade milling wheat. Yields of 12-13 t/ha are achievable.
  • Resistant to stripe rust, moderately susceptible to mildew and leaf rust, susceptible to SLB.

Disease resistance:
(as indicated by FAR Cultivar Evaluation 2017/2018)

Yield
Highest yielding medium grade milling wheat. Yields of 12 to 13 t/ha are achievable.

Maturity
Medium.

Suitable for
Milling Wheat.

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