TITLE

Yield is top factor for wheat variety, but other traits deserve attention

AUTHOR(S)
Smith, Ron
PUB. DATE
March 2010
SOURCE
Southwest Farm Press;3/4/2010, Vol. 37 Issue 7, p18
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article focuses on yield stability as a key factor in choosing wheat variety. It states that wheat growers must look at variety trials and evaluate varieties over multiple years and at multiple locations. It also mentions that yield limiting factors from any test that could have determined ranking should also be investigated. Another option suggested is to look at the grazing potential and disease and pest resistance of a variety.
ACCESSION #
48607555

 

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