Winter Wheat

Garrus is up for consideration for the Recommended List post-harvest 2016. Garrus is a high yielding new feed wheat variety, commercially chosen from Seedtech's Disease Nursery Programme and an ideal variety for Irish growing conditions. Garrus offers excellent disease resistance to Septoria Tritici. 

Available Winter Wheat Varieties

  • Seedtech

                                                                                 Garrus Seed availability 7%
    CHOOSE FOR YIELD AND EASE OF GROWING
    » Unique variety for Ireland. Specially selected from the Seedtech
    testing disease nursery
    » The top yielding variety on DAFM RL 2017
    » Suitable for early sowing having topped the DAFM early sown
    trials for the last three years
    » Agronomy package is very good with strong straw, although
    harvesting must be prompt due to risk of sprouting and may
    need to manage yellow rust

  • Seedtech

                                                                         KWS Barny Seed availability 3%
    NEW VARIETY FOR 2017 WITH EXCELLENT YIELD POTENTIAL
    » Up for provisional recommendation in 2017 with a joint top
    yield of 103 in Recommended list trials in 2016
    » Good straw quality and strong resistance to lodging
    » Needs to be watched for Mildew

  • Seedtech

                                                                               Graham Seed availability 1%
    EXCELLENT SEPTORIA RESISTENCE
    » Newly added to the AHDB RL 2017 / 2018
    » Very strong overall disease profile
    » Early maturing variety; its agronomic and
    disease profile make it perfect to help you
    manage your risk