Our long standing supply agreements with UK flour millers enables us to provide Saxon wheat growers with the opportunity to grow the newest varieties along with buyback contracts which guarantees farmers with market outlets. The following varieties are the latest to be backed by our consumers.
Chilham offers a higher yielding alternative to the likes of Mulika and Tybalt, and adds to the cannon of spring wheats with milling potential.
This classiﬁcation is described as covering soft varieties for biscuits and cakes that are lower in protein than bread wheats but have good extraction rates and extensible but not elastic gluten. Highest yielding Group 3 with impressive disease resistance.
Firefly Group 3 Wheat looks like over taking and replacing some existing varieties...
LG Skyscraper is a RL candidate from breeder Limagrain. Released a year ahead of potential recommendation due to its extremely high yield potential, likely to be top yielding wheat on next year’s RL, currently 4% above control variety KWS Santiago. A Soft wheat with premium potential has solid all-round disease resistance including an 8 for yellow rust and 6 for Septoria tritici.
KWS Zyatt is a very exciting new Group 1 winter wheat. It is the latest addition to the KWS Dynamic Wheat portfolio; combining an excellent yield of 102% of controls, with high protein levels and good agronomics. It has the highest Group 1 untreated and treated yields on the Recommended List. Its functional disease profile is further highlighted with Pch1 eyespot resistance.
Barrel is the highest yielding Soft Group 3 Wheat variety on the recommended list, 10% higher yielding than Scout in Eastern areas. Perfect for Light soils with a very good resistance to lodging. Exceptional second wheat variety and resistant to Orange Wheat Blossom Midge.
Basset is a very high yielding Soft Group 3 Wheat variety , 4% higher than Invicta and 10% higher than Scout in Eastern areas. A good disease profile with good resistance to yellow rust. Exceptional second wheat variety and resistant to Orange Wheat Blossom Midge.
Mulika is the highest yielding Group 1 Spring Wheat variety on the recommended list, 6% higher yielding than closest rival Paragon. Preferred spring variety by the UK Grain Millers with Orange Wheat Blossom Midge resistance.