to soil-borne mosaic virus
Early maturing
Excellent tolerance
to current races of stripe rust
Very good
straw strength

The great white yielder

LCS Shark has put up outstanding yield numbers in mid-high rainfall areas of the Pacific Northwest and has improved winter-hardiness over LCS Artdeco. This great white winter wheat is tough in the face of predators, with tolerance to both soil-borne wheat mosaic virus and current races of stripe rust.

Agronomic Features
LCS SharkRosalynSY OvationStephensXerpha
Test Weight60.559.661.160.261
Protein %9.999.19.49.7
Winter-HardinessGoodGoodGoodBelow Avg.Very Good
Heading (Julian)156160158155159
Plant Height (inches)3334353435
Straw StrengthVery GoodVery GoodVery GoodVery GoodGood
Head TypeAwnedAwnlessAwnedAwnedAwned
2020 average | All available public and private data used in compiling scores.
End-Use Quality
Overall QualityBaking QualityFlour ProteinMilling Quality
Most DesirableMost DesirableLess DesirableMost Desirable
Data obtained from LCS Quality Laboratory.
Disease Tolerance
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LCS Shark – Data

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.
Hannah Kammeyer
PNW Regional Commercial Manager
2021 LCS Seed Guide
2021 Norwest Seed Guide
2021 Varsity Idaho Seed Guide