Stable yield
during diverse production years
stripe rust tolerance compared to LCS Artdeco
test weight
Low protein
lowest in WSU 2021>20″, 16-20″ & 12-16″ trials

Take charge with the boss

EL(cs) Jefe has proven to be a consistent yielder under high and low rainfall crop years. Best suited for intermediate rainfall, this soft white winter wheat has good stripe rust tolerance, heavy test weight and consistently low protein. LCS Jefe is a variety you can depend on in the field and at the elevator. Consistency is king, and it’s good to be the boss.

Agronomic Features
LCS JefeLCS ArtdecoWB 1529SY DaytonJasper
Test Weight58.057.560.359.355.6
Protein %10.610.811.911.412.0
Winter-HardinessGoodBelow AverageGoodGoodVery Good
Heading (Julian)151150
Plant Height (inches)3029293032
Straw StrengthVery GoodVery GoodVery GoodVery GoodGood
Head TypeAwnedAwnedAwnedAwnedAwned
2021 average | All available public and private data used in compiling scores.
End-Use Quality
Overall QualityBaking QualityFlour ProteinMilling Quality
Data obtained from LCS Quality Laboratory.
Disease Tolerance
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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 applied for.
Bailey Jenks
Regional Commercial Manager, PNW
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