protein content of LCS varieties in 2016 NDSU trials

protein averaged across LCS multi-year trials


straw strength in the 2016 LCS portfolio

Steadfast Protein Performance

The newest variety to join the LCS lineup, LCS Anchor answers the strong demand from Northern Plains farmers for varieties with dependable protein content, yield and stiff straw. LCS Anchor provides all of the above, along with a solid disease resistance package.

Area of Adaptation
Agronomic Features
LCS AnchorSY SorenFallerRB07Barlow
Test WeightExcellentAverageGoodGoodExcellent
Plant HeightShortShortMed-TallMediumMed-Tall
Straw StrengthExcellentExcellentBelow Ave.AverageBelow Ave.
End-Use Quality
Overall QualityBaking QualityFlour ProteinMilling Quality
Most DesirableDesirableMost DesirableMost Desirable
Data obtained from LCS Quality Laboratory.
LCS Anchor — General Planting Information
  • 1.4-1.6 million plants per acre is a general stand recommendation under normal planting conditions
  • Total available nitrogen (# actual N/ac) of 2.5-2.75 times the expected yield is adequate under normal planting conditions
  • Positive yield response to foliar applications of fungicide — scout and apply as necessary
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.
Russell Oberg
Regional Sales Manager, Northern Plains
O: 701.799.8028
2017 Northern Plains Seed Guide