Norwest Tandem
Soft White Winter Wheat

Norwest Tandem
Soft White Winter Wheat

Norwest Tandem 2018-06-14T09:49:03+00:00
2nd highest
yield in WSU>20″ precip. zone in 2017
Highest
yielding released variety in OSU low rainfall 2017
Excellent
low rainfall performance in 2017 WSU trials

Stronger Genetics Together

The second of two new collaborative releases form OSU Wheat and LCS, Norwest Tandem has a a shorter height, early maturity and excellent dryland yield potential. What sets Norwest Tandem apart from comparable varieties like Mary, Goetze and LCS Artdeco is superior resistance to stripe rust.

  • Collaborative release between OSU and LCS
  • Superior stripe rust resistance
  • Excellent dryland yield performance
Area of Adaptation
Agronomic Features
Norwest TandemBobtailSY OvationStephensMadsen
Test Weight61.458.661.660.761.3
Protein %10.410.310.410.511.1
Winter-HardinessAverageGoodGoodBelow Avg.Good
Heading (Julian)148.3152.1150.5149.7153.6
Plant Height (inches)32.635.135.435.135.3
Straw StrengthVery GoodGoodVery GoodVery GoodVery Good
All available public and private data used in compiling scores.
End-Use Quality
Overall QualityBaking QualityFlour ProteinMilling Quality
DesirableAcceptableAcceptableDesirable
Data obtained from LCS Quality Laboratory.
Disease Resistance
Tap data for more information
Yield
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 granted.
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2018 Pacific Northwest Seed Guide
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