This wheat is from: WestBred
Pedigree: WestBred & K-State experimentals.
This wheat is good for: areas west of I-35 and south of I-80, the panhandles of Oklahoma and Texas and far eastern Colorado. Not a good wheat for southeast Kansas.
Notes: Be patient, it is a bit slow to emerge in the fall.
WB-Grainfield* is a medium-late maturing wheat variety with good test weight, standability and winter hardiness. This wheat is a proven performer with excellent yields in dryland operations in western Kansas. It can be heavily grazed in the fall and still have decent yields in the spring.
WB-Grainfield is an excellent variety with high yields in the areas in which it is adapted.
- Resistant to Soil Borne Mosiac.
- Moderately resistant to Leaf Rust & Stripe Rust.
- Good resistance to Yellow Stripe Rust, Tan Spot, Barley Yellow Dwarf.
- Moderately Susceptible to acid soils & Septoria Leaf Blotch.
*a WestBred wheat variety.