LCS Link
Hard Red Winter Wheat

LCS Link
Hard Red Winter Wheat

LCS Link2018-06-14T09:36:14+00:00
Highest
yielding HRW variety in LCS trials over 2 years – 106% of mean
Highest
yielding LCS variety over 2 years in UNL trials-114% of mean
Superior
winter-hardiness

Strengthen Your Legacy

LCS Link is the newest addition to our Central Plains LCS lineup. Bred in collaboration with Dr. Baenziger’s wheat breeding program at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln, LCS Link has shown exceptional yield potential for the past 3 years in LCS and university yield trials. With excellent straw strength and winter-hardiness, this variety has shown a strong initial adaptation to the I-70 corridor and north.

  • Bread in collaboration with the University of Nebraska
  • Exceptional tolerance to stem rust
  • Excellent straw strength
Area of Adaptation

Central Plains Data

Agronomic Features | Central Plains
LCS LinkWB GrainfieldOverlandSY Wolf
Coleoptile LengthMediumMedium-ShortMediumMedium
Fall Ground CoverGoodGoodGoodGood
HeightMedium-TallMedium-TallTallMedium
MaturityLateMedium-LateLateMedium
Seed SizeLargeMediumMediumMedium
Tolerance to ShatteringVery GoodVery GoodGoodVery Good
Straw StrengthExcellentGoodGoodGood
Test WeightVery GoodAverageGoodGood
Tillering AbilityHighHighHighIntermediate
Winter-HardinessExcellentVery GoodVery GoodVery Good
Yield PotentialExcellentVery GoodGoodExcellent
All available public and private data used in compiling scores.
End-Use Quality | Central Plains
Overall End-Use QualityBaking QualityMilling QualityFlour Protein
Most DesirableMost DesirableDesirableMost 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 | Central Plains
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Northern Plains Data

Agronomic Features | Northern Plains
LCS LinkExpeditionRedfiledSY WolfWB Grainfiled
Test Weight61.259.960.060.760.3
Heading Date*+2.7-1.3+2.7+0.3+7.7
Plant Height**+1.1+0.1-0.9-2.9+1.1
Straw StrengthExcellentGoodVery GoodVery GoodAverage
Winter-HardinessExcellentGoodGoodGoodAverage
*Days plus or minus multi-year mean. **Inches plus or minus multi-year mean. All available LCS and public multi-year data used in compiling agronomic scores.
End-Use Quality | Northern Plains
Overall End-Use QualityBaking QualityFlour ProteinMilling Quality
Most DesirableDesirableMost DesirableLess Desirable
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 | Northern Plains
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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
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C: 970.231.8875
2018 Central Plains
Seed Guide
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Russell Oberg
Regional Sales Manager, Northern Plains
O: 701.799.8028
2018 Northern Plains Seed Guide
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