LCS Pistol
Hard Red Winter Wheat

LCS Pistol
Hard Red Winter Wheat

LCS Pistol 2018-05-10T15:45:52+00:00
Highest yielding
variety over 2 years
in LCS western dryland
Highest
average 2-year fall forage production
in Stillwater, Oklahoma
1st choice
for acid soil tolerance

Shoot for Higher Yields

LCS Pistol is a medium-maturing variety with good adult plant resistance to leaf rust. This variety has proven to be an excellent choice for farmers in need of a dual-purpose winter grazing wheat. With excellent drought tolerance, LCS Pistol is best suited for Kansas, Oklahoma and the Texas Panhandle.

  • Proven dryland performance
  • Superior tolerance to acid soils
  • Good resistance to leaf rust
Area of Adaptation
Agronomic Features
LCS PistolEverestGallagherWB Cedar
Acid Soil ToleranceTolerantTolerantIntermediateMod. Tolerant
Coleoptile LengthMedium-ShortMediumMedium-ShortMedium
Drought ToleranceVery GoodAverageGoodAverage
Fall Grazing PotentialExcellentAverageExcellentGood
Fall Ground CoverGoodBelow AverageGoodGood
First Hollow StemMediumEarlyEarlyEarly
HeightMediumMediumMediumShort
MaturityMedium-EarlyEarlyMediumEarly
Seed SizeMediumLargeLargeVery Large
Tolerance to ShatteringVery GoodGoodVery GoodGood
Straw StrengthAverageVery GoodAverageExcellent
Test WeightGoodGoodAverageGood
Tillering AbilityVery HighIntermediateHighVery High
Winter-HardinessVery GoodVery GoodGoodVery Good
Yield PotentialVery GoodVery GoodExcellentExcellent
All available public and private data used in compiling scores.
End-Use Quality
Overall End-Use QualityBaking QualityMilling QualityFlour Protein
Less DesirableLess DesirableLess DesirableLess 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 granted.
Drew Hendricker
Regional Sales Manager,
Central Plains
O: 970.498.2218
C: 970.231.8875
2018 Central Plains
Seed Guide
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