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SY Rugged

Hard Red Winter
The Dryland Performer
  • High yields across environments
  • Very good test weights
  • Good rust tolerance—leaf and stripe
  • Good drought tolerance
  • Earlier maturity

Agronomics

Straw Strength
Very Good to Good
Relative Maturity
Medium Early
Plant Height
Medium Short
Winter Hardiness
Very Good to Good
Shatter
Very Good to Excellent
Coleoptile Length
Medium

Grain

Head Type
Awned
Chaff Color
White
Test Weight
Very Good to Excellent
Mill and Bake Quality
Good
SY Rugged area of primary adaptation
Area of adaptation.

These agronomic assessments are made by Syngenta scientists and reflect each variety's relative performance within these characteristics prior to and during the 2018 crop year. Specific conditions may cause variations within those characteristics. These relative protection values are based on current pest and disease populations. These have been known to shift periodically and may cause changes in specific evaluations. Resistance to many other diseases and pests is sensitive to environmental conditions, plant development stages and the presence and intensity of other diseases which may result in specific evaluation inconsistencies. This chart is updated annually to reflect the most current trends.

One or all of the varieties may be protected under one or more of the following: Plant Variety Protection, United States Plant Patents and/or Utility Patents and may not be propagated or reproduced without authorization.

Disease

Stem Rust
3
Leaf Rust
3
Stripe Rust
1
Wheat Streak Mosaic
6
SOIL-BORN MOSAIC VIRUS
5
BARLEY YELLOW DWARF VIRUS
7
Leaf Blotch
6
Powdery Mildew
3
Hessian Fly
8
Bacterial Leaf Disease
6
FUSARIUM HEAD BLIGHT
7
Aluminum Tolerance
3

These agronomic assessments are made by Syngenta scientists and reflect each variety's relative performance within these characteristics prior to and during the 2018 crop year. Specific conditions may cause variations within those characteristics. These relative protection values are based on current pest and disease populations. These have been known to shift periodically and may cause changes in specific evaluations. Resistance to many other diseases and pests is sensitive to environmental conditions, plant development stages and the presence and intensity of other diseases which may result in specific evaluation inconsistencies. This chart is updated annually to reflect the most current trends.

** Using Certified Seed every crop season provides growers the best opportunity to maximize the yield potential of the variety.

GENERAL:
9 = Poor      8 = Fair to Poor      7 = Fair      6 = Fair to Good      5 = Good      4 = Very Good to Good      3 = Very Good      2 = Very Good to excellent      1 = Excellent

Performance Data

2017 - 2019
2019 Central Plains Dryland Summary—Belleville, Conway Springs, Osborne, Partridge, and Salina, KS; Carrier, OK
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2017 - 2019
2019 Western Plains Summary—Colby, Goodland, and Wakeeny, KS; Crook and Yuma, CO
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2017 - 2019
2019 Western Plains Irrigated Summary—Imperial, NE; Colby, Garden City, Hugoton, and Ingalls, KS; Bushland, TX
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2017 - 2019
2019 South-Central Kansas/North-Central Oklahoma Summary—Conway Springs, Partridge, and Salina, KS; Carrier, OK
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2016 - 2019
2019 Wheat Following Soybeans Summary—Belleville, Conway Springs, Partridge, Salina, KS
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Downloads
SY Rugged Tech Sheet
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Region Downloads
2020 Plains Seed Guide
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