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
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 applied for.
LCS Regional Commercial Manager John Dodd
John Dodd
Regional Commercial Manager, PNW
2022 LCS Seed Guide
2022 Norwest Seed Guide
2022 Varsity Idaho Seed Guide