LCS Avenger
Hard Red Winter Wheat

LCS Avenger
Hard Red Winter Wheat

LCS Avenger2018-06-14T09:38:28+00:00
107%
of mean yield across
all 2017 LCS trial sites
110%
of 2-year yield mean
in western irrigated testing–
highest in LCS trial
Perfect
fit for western Kansas

Plant and Conquer

LCS Avenger is the newest hard red winter wheat to be added to the LCS Central Plains lineup. With a strong adapted performance to the High Plains region, LCS Avenger has an excellent overall disease resistance package. For growers in the more northern parts of the High Plains, the winter-hardiness of this variety is excellent. Maximize your returns this season with LCS Avenger!

  • Exceptional straw strength
  • Excellent tolerance to stripe, stem and leaf rust
  • Medium maturity and medium plant height
Area of Adaptation
Agronomic Features
LCS AvengerSY MonumentWB GrainfieldTAM 114
Acid Soil ToleranceTolerantTolerantMod. TolerantTolerant
Coleoptile LengthMedium-LongMedium Medium-ShortMedium
Drought ToleranceVery GoodVery GoodVery GoodVery Good
Fall Grazing PotentialGoodGoodGoodBelow Average
Fall Ground CoverGoodGoodGoodVery Good
First Hollow StemMediumMedium-LateMediumEarly
HeightMediumMedium-TallMedium-TallMedium
MaturityMedium-LateMedium-LateMedium-LateMedium
Seed SizeMediumMediumMediumSmall
Tolerance to ShatteringVery GoodVery GoodVery GoodVery Good
Straw StrengthVery GoodAverage GoodGood
Test WeightGoodGoodAverageAverage
Tillering AbilityHighVery HighHighVery High
Winter-HardinessExcellentVery GoodVery GoodVery Good
Yield PotentialExcellentExcellentVery GoodExcellent
All available public and private data used in compiling scores.
End-Use Quality
Overall End-Use QualityBaking QualityMilling QualityFlour Protein
Less DesirableLess DesirableAcceptableLess Desirable
Data obtained from LCS Quality Laboratory. Overall end-use quality is calculated using a weighted average of the following characteristics: Baking Quality (30%), Dough Properties (20%), Milling Quality (40%), Test Weight (5%) and Flour Protein (5%)
Disease Resistance
Tap data for more information
Results may not predict future performance under extremely adverse or unique conditions, including race changes.
Data Source
Unauthorized seed multiplication prohibited by law. U.S. Plant Variety Protection Number has been applied for.
Drew Hendricker
Regional Sales Manager,
Central Plains
O: 970.498.2218
C: 970.231.8875
2018 Central Plains
Seed Guide
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