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26R10 was released by Pioneer Hi-Bred International, Inc. Soft red winter wheat that has shown adaptation to the soft red winter wheat growing regions of the southeastern and mid-southern U.S., approximately south of the Ohio River. It has shown very good stripe rust resistance. It exhibits good resistance to leaf rust, soil-borne mosaic virus, and wheat spindle streak mosaic virus. It has shown slightly below average resistance to Fusarium head blight (scab). 26R10 has resistance to biotype L of Hessian fly from the H13 resistance gene. It is a later maturity with an average of 122 days to heading. 26R10 has a semi-erect juvenile growth habit. Leaf color is Green with a waxy present recurved twisted flag leaf at boot. It is an awned plant with an Ovate seed shape. US PROTECTED VARIETY Variety Producers
26R20 was released by Pioneer Hi-Bred International, Inc.. Soft red winter wheat with a semi-erect growth habit with recurved, twisted flag leaf. It averages 129 days to heading. It has yellow anthers. It has an oblong, inclined spike that is awned. It averages 38 inches in height. Good resistance to leaf rust, stripe rust, and powdery mildew. It has average resistance to spindle streak mosaic, soil-borne mosaic, and leaf blights.US PROTECTED VARIETY Variety Producers
26R36 was released by DuPont Pioneer. It is a soft red winter wheat. Its best adaptation has been shown to be in the Southern soft wheat regions. Has shown strong resistance to leaf rust, stripe rust, Fusarium head blight (scab) and soil-borne mosaic virus. Juvenile growth habit is semi-erect, leaf color at boot is green; flag leaf at boot is erect, twisted, with wax present. Anthocyanin is present. Plant height is 35-36 inches with awned heads and medium glume length that is white/amber. Variety Producers
26R41 was released by Pioneer Hi-Bred International. It is an awned soft red winter wheat. It has excellent resistance to stripe rust and very good resistance to powdery mildew and leaf rust. Also is resistant to straw lodging with good straw strength. It has high yield potential and high test weight. Well adapted to southern soft wheat growing regions. Average plant height is 33 inches. US PROTECTED VARIETY Variety Producers
26R45 was released by Pioneer Hi-Bred International. It is an apically awnletted soft red, winter wheat. 26R45 is a medium tall height plant with an erect juvenile growth habit. The flag leaf is erect and twisted with a wax present, and the leaf color is green at boot growth stage. Head density is mid-dense, head shape is tapering, and head color is tan at maturity. 26R45 has excellent resistant to stripe rust and very good resistance to powdery mildew and leaf rust. 26R45 has excellent yield potential and test weight. 26R45 has very good straw lodging resistance. 26R45 has shown adaptation to the southern soft wheat growing regions. US PLANT VARIETY PROTECTION APPLIED FOR. Variety Producers
26R53 was released by Pioneer Hi-Bred International. It is an awned soft red, winter wheat. It has excellent resistance to stripe rust and straw lodging. Also has very good leaf rust resistance. It has high yield potential and high test weight. Well adapted to southern soft wheat growing regions. Average plant height is 33 inches. US PROTECTED VARIETY Variety Producers
26R59 was released by DuPont Pioneer. It is a soft red winter wheat. Has shown very good resistance to stripe rust and powdery mildew as well as better than average resistance to leaf rust and fungal leaf blights. It has shown best adaptation to the southern US soft wheat regions. Juvenile plant growth is semi-erect. At the boot stage it has green leaf color, wax is present and flag leaf is erect and twisted. Spike is mid dense and tapering with an apically awnletted glume. US VARIETY PROTECTION APPLIED FOR. Variety Producers
AP 1871E It is a medium height, medium maturing, awned soft red winter wheat. AP 1871E has excellent winter hardiness, standability, and test weights. This variety has good resistance to Barley Yellow Dwarf and Stripe Rust. It has moderate resistance to Stem Rust and Septoria Leaf blotch. It has resistance to Hessian fly biotypes B, D, L, and O. It is Susceptible to Hessian fly biotype C. It is adapted well to the eastern wheat growing region. Licensed to Harvey Fertilizer and Gas Co. and may not be propagated or sold without their permission. U.S. PROTECTED VARIETY. US Plant Patent Applied for. Variety Producers
AP 1933 is a soft red winter wheat that is medium early maturity group, medium height, with an awnless head type. Has good straw strength and test weight. Good resistance to powdery mildew and barley yellow dwarf virus. Licensed to Harvey Fertilizer and Gas Co. and may not be propagated or sold without their permission. Variety Producers
AP 1947 is a soft red winter wheat that is medium maturity, medium-short height, and awnless head. Good straw strength, winter hardiness, and test weight. Good resistance to stem and leaf rust, powdery mildew, Septoria glume blotch, barley yellow dwarf virus. Licensed to Harvey Fertilizer and Gas Co. and may not be propagated or sold without their permission. Variety Producers
AP 1950 It is a medium- tall height, medium-early maturing, awned soft red winter wheat. It has good winter hardiness, and standability. It has excellent test weights. This variety has good resistance to leaf rust, powdery mildew, Septoria glume blotch, and stem rust. AP 1950 is licensed to Harvey Fertilizer and Gas Co. and may not be propagated or sold without their permission. US PROTECTED VARIETY is pending Variety Producers
APPALACHIAN WHITE was released by USDA. is a hard white winter wheat. It is awned, semi-dwarf, with white chaff. It heads on the average 115 days after January 1. It has good stalk strength, good winter hardiness. It averages 35 inches in height. It has moderate resistance to yellow dwarf virus, powdery mildew, Fusarium head blight, stagonospora nodorum head blight, and leaf rust. It has good Hessian fly resistance but is resistant to stripe rust. It has moderate susceptibility to stem rust. US PROTECTED VARIETY and can be sold only as a class of Certified Seed Variety Producers
BALDWIN is a variety of common wheat, developed by University of Georgia Research Foundation, Inc. It is a medium-late maturing, awned soft red winter wheat and medium in height with excellent test weight. It has resistance to leaf rust, stripe rust, powdery mildew, and septoria nodorum blotch. US PROTECTED VARIETY and can be sold only as a class of Certified Seed Variety Producers
CAROLINA WHITE It is an awnletted soft white winter wheat bred to meet the needs of the Carolina Ground organic flour mill in Asheville, North Carolina. Carolina White is adapted to Arkansas, Georgia, Kentucky, Maryland, Tennessee, and the Carolinas. Carolina White provides high grain yield and test weight combined with resistance to leaf rust and moderate resistance to powdery mildew. It is moderately tolerant to Barley Yellow Dwarf Virus (BYDV), moderately resistant to Fusarium Head Blight (FHB), but susceptible to Biotypes B, C, D, O, and L of Hessian fly. NC-White may be licensed through North Carolina State University and can only be produced as a Foundation or Certified class of seed. Variety Producers
COKER 9553 was released by AgriPro. It is a medium maturity wheat variety. Plant height is medium with flag leaf that is erect and twisted. Head shape is strap, mid-dense and awned. It has shown moderate-to-good resistance to field races of Stripe Rust. US PROTECTED VARIETY and can be sold only as a class of certified seed. Variety Producers
GERARD 557 (L11541) was released by Limagrain Cereal Seeds. It is an awnless soft red winter wheat variety. It has a plant height that averages 34 inches with a medium-full maturity. It is resistant to powdery mildew, strip rust, leaf rust, and stem rust. It is moderately resistant to soil-borne mosaic virus and Fusarium head blight (scab). It is well adapted for the Mid-Atlantic Region as well as for the Southern and Eastern wheat growing Regions. May contain up to five per 1000 (.5%) taller plants and up to two per 1000 (0.2%) awned plants. Lima Grains Licensed variety, unauthorized propagation prohibited. Variety Producers
HILLIARD was released by Virginia Tech. It is a soft red wheat. It is a broadly adapted variety with high yield potential, medium stature (34-38 inches), later heading date, and excellent straw strength. Plant stem and spike color of Hilliard are green, and its spikes are tapering and awned. Hilliard is resistant to powdery mildew, Barley and Cereal Yellow Dwarf Viruses and moderately resistant to leaf rust, leaf blotch caused by Septoria tritici and Stagnosopora nodorum, and glume blotch caused by S. nodorum. Hilliard is resistant to Hessian fly biotypes B, C, and D, but susceptible to biotype O and L. US VARIETY PROTECTION APPLIED FOR. Variety Producers
L11610 was released by Limagrain Cereal Seeds. It is an awnless soft red winter wheat variety. It has a plant height that averages 37.9 inches with a medium-early maturity. It has a semi-erect juvenile growth habit, blue-green plant color with an erect, twisted, wax present flag leaf at boot. May contain up to five per 1000 (.5%) taller plants and up to two per 1000 (0.2%) awned plants. Lima Grains Licensed variety, unauthorized propagation prohibited. Variety Producers
L11621 was released by Limagrain Cereal Seeds. It is an awned soft red winter wheat variety. It has a plant height that averages 38.6 inches with a medium-early maturity. It has a semi-erect juvenile growth habit, blue-green plant color with an erect, twisted, wax present flag leaf at boot. May contain up to five per 1000 (.5%) taller plants and up to two per 1000 (0.2%) awned plants. Lima Grains Licensed variety, unauthorized propagation prohibited. Variety Producers
LCS 3204 is an awnless, early maturing, short stature soft red winter wheat that is photoperiod insensitive and carries vrn-A1b for short vernalization. It carries Truman level Fusarium head blight (FHB) resistance for incidence, severity, Fusarium damage kernels, and DON. A shorter, awned off-type was noted in the original breeder seed, a 1% variance is allowed. Limagrain Licensed variety, unauthorized propagation prohibited. Variety Producers
LCS PANTHER was released by Limagrain Cereal Seeds. It is an apically awnletted soft red winter wheat variety. LCS Panther has a semi-erect juvenile growth habit, green leaf color with an erect, twisted, wax absent flag leaf at boot. Anthocyanin is absent with hollow stems and plant height averages 81 cm. The plant maturity is medium with an oblong, mid dense, erect head at maturity. LCS Panther is adapted to all of North Carolina and the Western two-thirds of South Carolina. Lima Grains Licensed variety, unauthorized propagation prohibited. Variety Producers
NC09-20986 was released by North Carolina State University. It is a soft red winter wheat. NC09-20986 exhibits green plant color, erect, not twisted, no-wax flag leaves, yellow anther color, mid-dense heads, no anthocyanin, and tan glumes. The plants average 35-36 inches and heads are awned that emerge 6 days earlier than ‘Shirley’. It has good grain yield and excellent test weight combined with resistance to powdery mildew, stripe rust, soil-borne virus and moderate resistance to Fusarium head blight and leaf rust. It is resistant to Biotypes B, C, D, O, and L of Hessian fly (biotype L is the predominant biotype in the Southeastern US). An exclusive license by NCSU Agricultural Research Services will be required. Variety Producers
NU-EAST is a hard red winter wheat developed by USDA .It is awned, semi-dwarf, with brown chaff. It heads on the average 109 days after January 1. It has good stalk strength, good winter hardiness. It averages 35 inches in height. It has moderate resistance to stem rust, yellow dwarf virus, powdery mildew, Fusarium head blight, stagonospora nodorum head blight, and Hessian fly. It has good leaf rust resistance but is susceptible to stripe rust. Variety Producers
OAKES was released by by AgriPro Coker. It is a soft red winter wheat that is medium-height with medium maturity. Its head shape is tapering and apically awnletted. It is moderately resistant to stripe rust, leaf rust, Wheat Spindle Streak virus, Soil Borne Mosaic virus, and Septoria tritici. It is susceptible to powdery mildew and Hessian fly. US PROTECTED VARIETY and can be sold only as a class of Certified Seed. Variety Producers
ROANE was released by Virginia Agricultural Research Station. It is a soft red winter wheat that is a full season, high yielding, awnletted variety with high-test weight. It is shorter than Jackson and is resistant to the prevalent field populations of powdery mildew, has intermediate resistance to soil borne mosaic, wheat spindle streak, and leaf and glume blotch. It has resistance to some of the races of leaf rust, but has no resistance to stem rust. US PROTECTED VARIETY and can be sold only as a Class of Certified Seed. No Registered Class. Variety Producers
SAVOY is a high grain yielding, medium maturing, apically awnletted, excellent test weight, medium height line. Its maturity averages about 5 days earlier than AGS 2035. Juvenile plant growth is erect. At the boot stage, it is green plant color with no waxy stems and flag leaves are erect and non-twisted. It has good resistance to leaf rust, stripe rust, powdery mildew and wheat soil-borne mosaic virus resistance. It also has good Hessian fly resistance to current predominately biotypes in Georgia. US PROTECTED VARIETY. Variety Producers
SH7200 was released by Dr. Carl Griffey from the Virginia Tech small grains breeding program. It is a soft red winter wheat cultivar. It is broadly adapted, high yielding, early heading, medium height, awned, white glumes, and straw without anthocyanin. ‘SH7200’ is resistant to powdery mildew, speckled leaf blotch, leaf rust (except race TCRKG), stripe rust (adult plant only: PSTv-14 and PSTv-40), barley yellow dwarf virus, and Hessian fly (Biotypes B, C, D, L, and O). It is moderately resistant to Glume Blotch but moderately susceptible to wheat soil borne mosaic virus. Exclusive license has been granted to Meherrin Agricultural and Chemical Company. Variety Producers
SHIRLEY was released by by DynaGro. It is a broadly adapted, high yielding, short stature, full-season soft red winter wheat. It has resistance to powdery mildew, leaf rust, stem rust, Barley Yellow Dwarf virus, Wheat Spindle Streak Mosaic virus, Septoria tritici leaf blotch, Stagnospora nodorum leaf blotch, glume blotch, and fusarium head blight. It has resistance to biotype C of Hessian fly. US PROTECTED VARIETY and can be sold only as a class of Certified Seed. Variety Producers
SOUTHERN HARVEST 4300 It is a medium height, medium-early maturing, awned soft red winter wheat with good scab and Septoria resistance. SH 4300 is moderately resistant to lodging and has high yield potential and test weight. SH 4300 is licensed to Meherrin Agricultural and Chemical Company. Variety Producers
SOUTHERN HARVEST 4400 It is a medium height, medium-late maturing, awnless soft red winter wheat with excellent resistance to Hessian fly. SH 4400 is moderately resistant to lodging and has high yield potential and test weight. SH 4400 is licensed to Meherrin Agricultural and Chemical Company. Variety Producers
SOUTHERN HARVEST 5550 is a high grain yielding, medium maturing, awnless, excellent test weight, medium height line. It has good Hessian fly resistance. Its maturity averages about 2 days later than AGS 2035. Juvenile plant growth is erect. At the boot stage, it is blue-green plant color with waxy stems and flag leaves are erect and twisted. Southern Harvest 5550 has good resistance to leaf rust, stripe rust, powdery mildew and wheat soil-borne mosaic virus resistance. Southern Harvest 5550 has good Hessian fly resistance to current predominately biotypes in Georgia. Exclusive license has been granted to Meherrin Agricultural and Chemical Company. US PLANT PATENT Variety Producers
SY 9978 is a white-chaffed soft red winter wheat bred and developed by Syngenta Seeds, Inc. It is a medium maturing, medium tall semi-dwarf with good test weight patterns. It has good resistance to powdery mildew, Hessian fly and stripe rust. SY 9978 has shown moderate resistant to moderate susceptibility to leaf rust and Septoria trittici. SY 9978 has a juvenile growth habit that is semi-erect. Plant color at boot stage is blue green. Flag leaf at boot stage is erect and twisted. Waxy bloom is present on the head, stem and flag leaf sheath. Anther color is yellow. Head shape is tapering, mid-dense and awned. Chaff color is white in color. US PROTECTED VARIETY and can be sold only as a Class of Certified Seed. Variety Producers
SY HARRISON is a soft red, winter wheat. It is a medium-late heading variety that is awned with average height. It is resistant to Septoria (leaf and glume blotch). It has moderate resistance/moderate susceptible to powdery mildew and leaf rust. US PROTECTED VARIETY.
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SY MISKIN was released by Syngenta Seeds, Inc. It is a tall, soft red winter wheat. It is medium maturity with a heading date almost 4 and one-half days later than “Oakes”. SY Miskin has shown broad adaptation across the major wheat growing areas of southeast Missouri, eastern Arkansas, western Tennessee and Kentucky, the ‘Delta’ region of Mississippi, northern Louisiana, eastern North Carolina, and northeastern South Carolina. Juvenile growth habit of SY Miskin is semi-erect. Plant color at boot stage is green. Anther color is yellow. Auricle color is white and anthocyanin is absent. Flag leaf at boot stage is recurved, twisted, and wax is present. Head shape is tapering and awned. Glumes are medium in length. Glume shoulder shape is oblique with an acuminate beak. Chaff color is white at maturity. Seed shape is ovate and red in color with the brush hairs on the seed medium in length. Seed cheeks are rounded. US VARIETY PROTECTION APPLIED FOR Variety Producers
SY VIPER was released by Syngenta Seeds, Inc.. It is a medium to medium-tall height, semi-dwarf variety. It is medium to medium-early in maturity with white chaff and heading date almost three and one-half days earlier than “Oakes”. SY Viper has shown broad adaptation with very good yield performance and test weight across the major wheat growing areas. Juvenile growth habit of SY Viper is semi-erect. Plant color at boot stage is blue green. Anther color is yellow. Auricle anthocyanin is absent. Flag leaf at boot stage is erect and twisted and wax is present. Head shape is tapering and awnletted. Glumes are mid-long in length. Glume shoulder shape is oblique with an obtuse beak. Chaff color is white at maturity. Seed shape is ovate. Brush hairs on the seed are mid-long in length and occupy a medium area of the seed tip. Seed cheeks are rounded. It has shown moderate resistance to the current races of powdery mildew and moderate susceptibility to the current races of leaf rust in these areas. Milling and baking characteristics are equivalent to those of soft wheat variety, Jamestown, and SY Viper is intended for grain production. US PROTECTED VARIETY and seed can only be sold as a Class of Certified Seed. Variety Producers
USG 3120 was released by by UniSouth Genetics. It is a medium-early maturity soft red winter wheat. It is an awned, medium tall plant with very good resistance to leaf blotch, stripe rust, leaf rust, and powdery mildew. It also has good resistances to soil-borne mosaic virus. It has excellent winter hardiness and standability. This variety has a wide area of adaptability with strong test weights per bushel. US Plant Patent Variety Producers
USG 3197 was released by UniSouth Genetics. It is a medium early maturity soft red winter wheat. It is an awned, medium plant with great resistance to scab. It also has good resistances to powdery mildew, leaf rust, glume blotch, barley yellow dwarf virus, and leaf blotch. It has excellent test weights, emergence, winter hardiness, and standability. This variety is widely adapted in the wheat growing region. US PLANT PATENT Variety Producers
USG 3201 was released by UniSouth Genetics. It is a medium maturity soft red winter wheat. It is an awnletted, medium tall plant with very good resistance to leaf blotch, stripe rust, scab, and powdery mildew. It also has good resistances to leaf rust. It has excellent winter hardiness and standability. This variety has a wide area of adaptability with strong test weights per bushel. US Plant Patent Variety Producers
USG 3404 was released by Uni-South Genetics. It is a medium maturity soft red winter wheat. It is an awned, medium tall plant with great resistance to leaf rust, scab, and powdery mildew. It also has good resistances to leaf blotch, stripe rust, stem rust, glume blotch, soil-borne mosaic virus, and barley yellow dwarf virus. It has excellent test weights, winter hardiness and standability. This variety specializes on the east coast wheat growing region but is adapt to the mid-south as well. The variety shows excellent stress tolerance. US Plant Patent Variety Producers
USG 3458 was released by UniSouth Genetics. It is an early maturity soft red winter wheat. It is an awnless, medium short plant with excellent resistance to strip rust and Hessian fly. It has good resistance to leaf rust. It has excellent test weights, winter hardiness and standability. This variety specializes on the east coast wheat growing region and is adapt to the mid-Atlantic wheat region as well. US PLANT PATENT Variety Producers
USG 3523 was released by Uni-South Genetics. It is a medium maturity soft red winter wheat. It is an awned, medium tall plant with good resistance to leaf blotch, scab, stripe rust, leaf rust, soil-borne mosaic virus, powdery mildew, and glume blotch. It has excellent winter hardiness and good standability. This variety has a wide area of adaptability with the exception of the Deep South region. It has very good test weights per bushel and is a great variety for double cropping. US Plant Patent Variety Producers
USG 3536 was released by UniSouth Genetics. It is a medium early maturity soft red winter wheat. It is an awned, medium tall plant with great resistance to stripe rust, and scab. It also has good resistances to powdery mildew, leaf rust, glume blotch, soil-borne mosaic virus, barley yellow dwarf virus, and Hessian fly bio type L. It has excellent test weights, winter hardiness and standability. This variety is widely adapted in the wheat growing region. US PLANT PATENT Variety Producers
USG 3895 was released by UniSouth Genetics. It is a medium maturity soft red winter wheat. It is an awned, medium short plant with excellent resistance to strip rust. It has good resistance to leaf rust, and glume blotch. It has excellent winter hardiness and good standability. This variety adapted to the east coast region. US PLANT PATENT. Variety Producers
XP171 (L11550) was released by Limagrain Cereal Seeds. It is an awned soft red winter wheat variety. It has a plant height that averages 36 inches with a medium-full maturity. Lima Grains Licensed variety, unauthorized propagation prohibited. Variety Producers
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