of mean yield in
2017 UMN trials – statewide
Top 10
for yield at 6 different
NDSU trial sites in 2017
of 3 yr. mean yield in
LCS east trials at 14.0% protein

A Cut Above

LCS Prime has very good yield potential but is more balanced in protein content than many varieties on the market. LCS Prime produces very high test weight grain.

  • Dependable economic return
  • Very high test weight
  • Stiff straw with medium height
Area of Adaptation
Economic Return Per Acre
Average ScoresProtein Premium / Discount
Yield (bu/ac)Protein (%)Avg. Cash PriceHighMediumLow
Historical protein premium / discount used — High: 2015, Medium: 2013, Low: 2012
Agronomic Features
LCS PrimePrevailProsperSY SorenBarlow
Test Weight61.
Heading Date*-2.1-2.9+1.3-1.0-1.5
Plant Height**+1.5+0.1+1.9-2.9+3.1
Straw StrengthGoodVery GoodAverageVery GoodBelow Ave.
* 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
Overall QualityBaking QualityFlour ProteinMilling Quality
DesirableAcceptableDesirableMost Desirable
Data obtained from LCS Quality Laboratory.
Disease Resistance
Tap data for more information
Results may not predict future performance under extremely adverse or unique conditions, including race changes.
Unauthorized seed multiplication prohibited by law. U.S. Plant Variety Protection Number has been granted.
Jeff Widder, National Sales and Marketing Manager
Jeff Widder
National Sales and Marketing Manager
2018 Northern Plains Seed Guide