Broadly adapted
across the PNW
Consistent yield
over the years, top yielder in WSU 16-20″ 5-year
test weight
Great tolerance
to stripe rust

Stronger genetics together

Norwest Tandem is a joint variety between Limagrain Cereal Seeds and Oregon State University. Norwest Tandem is an intermediate-to-early maturing soft white winter wheat with a short, stiff straw. It performs well under low rainfall environments, but also has a great top-end yield in high rainfall performance, making this soft winter wheat great in blends as well as standalone.

Agronomic Features
Norwest TandemLCS ArtdecoWB 1529SY DaytonJasper
Test Weight57.957.560.359.355.6
Protein %11.110.811.911.412.0
Winter-HardinessGoodBelow Avg.GoodGoodVery Good
Heading (Julian)150150150150152
Plant Height (inches)2829293032
Straw StrengthVery GoodVery GoodVery GoodVery GoodGood
Head TypeAwnedAwnlessAwnedAwnedAwned
2021 average | All available public and private data used in compiling scores.
End-Use Quality
Overall QualityBaking QualityFlour ProteinMilling Quality
AcceptableMost DesirableAcceptableLess Desirable
Data obtained from LCS Quality Laboratory.
Disease Tolerance
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Norwest Tandem PDF

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.
2022 LCS Seed Guide
2022 Norwest Seed Guide
2022 Varsity Idaho Seed Guide