Broadly adapted
across the PNW
yield across site years
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 TandemRosalynSY OvationStephensXerpha
Test Weight61.259.661.160.261
Protein %9.899.19.49.7
Winter-HardinessGoodGoodGoodBelow Avg.Very Good
Heading (Julian)155160158155159
Plant Height (inches)3034353435
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
AcceptableMost DesirableAcceptableLess Desirable
Data obtained from LCS Quality Laboratory.
Disease Tolerance
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Norwest Tandem – 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