Wheat & Barley

We offer a variety of certified AgriPro wheat as well as our own Mercer Brand of wheat and barley.
2016 Mercer Brand MBX Wheat Varieties
 

*NEW* Mercer Brand MBX 16-B-203

Is a high yielding variety that carries the Fhb1 gene for scab tolerance*. Excellent performance under different environments and realizes full genetic potential in a high management environment. Keep an eye out for powdery mildew and stripe rust. The winning combination of top-end yield and scab tolerance.

*Fhb1 gene does not stop the head from getting scab, but it does prevent the scab from spreading throughout the head.

Mercer Brand MBX 15-E-229

  • Early maturing bearded variety.

  • New genetics.

  • Strong scab, leaf rust and powdery mildew tolerance.

  • Top yields in all soil types.

  • Good test weight. Bright straw.

Mercer Brand MBX 14-S-210

  • Excellent straw holds a big yield!

  • Bearded.

  • Good test weight.

  • Top yields in broad area of soil types and growing conditions.

  • Plant early.

Mercer Brand MBX 14-K-297

  • Excellent disease resistance.

  • Good test weight.

  • Top yields in broad area of soil types and growing conditions.

  • Plant early.

Mercer Brand MBX 11-V-258

  • Top yielding genetics licensed from VPI.

  • Smooth.

  • Early and tall with powdery mildew and rust resistance.

  • Good test weight and straw strength.

2016 AgriPro Wheat Varieties
 

AgriPro SY 547

  • Medium early, strong straw.

  • Top yields. Smooth head.

  • Widely adapted to all soil types.

  • Excellent disease tolerance to scab and powdery mildew.

  • High management = high returns.

  • Top yield performance in local and state trials.

AgriPro SY 474

  • Excellent yield and standability under intense management strategies.

  • Smooth head.

  • Very good leaf disease tolerance package.

  • Above average milling and baking characteristics.

AgriPro SY 007

  • Very good winter survival and Rhizoctonia tolerance.

  • Bearded head.

  • Very good tolerance to soil virus and spindle streak.

  • Medium-early and fast dry down allows earlier double crop soybean planting.

AgriPro SY 483

  • Excellent yield potential under intense management strategies.

  • Smooth head.

  • Very good winter survival and Rhizoctonia tolerance.

  • Very good soil virus and stripe rust tolerance.

AgriPro Branson

  • Broad adaptation equals better yields in more environments.

  • Smooth head.

  • Low residue aids in double-crop soybean establishment.

  • Medium-early maturity. Very good stand ability.

AgriPro W1566

  • Tall, strong straw and excellent forage production.

  • Smooth head.

  • Very good winter survival and Rhizoctonia root rot tolerance.

 
2016 Barley Varieties

*NEW* Secretariat
Is a high-yield, high test weight, early heading, short bearded, short stature, six row winter barley having good winter hardiness.

The spikes are erect with short beards. Grain quality of Secretariat is superior. It exhibits good resistant to all of the prevalent barley diseases except, like Thorughbred is susceptible to Fusarium Head Blight.

Thoroughbred
Is a high yielding, full season, bearded, variety having very good straw strength, high test weight and bright plump seed. It is 3 - 4 inches shorter and straw strength similar to Nomini.
Thoroughbred is susceptible to powdery mildew and requires
top management for top yields. It is moderately susceptible to
leaf rust and net blotch.

Nomini
Is an early maturing, medium tall, six-row, smooth head, winter
feed barley with compact spikes. Nomini has good winter
hardiness with field resistance to mildew, scald, net blotch,
spot blotch, and barley yellow dwarf. Nomini is moderately
susceptible to the prevalent leaf rust races.

Atlantic
Is a high-yielding, moderately early heading, short stature
variety having high test weight and good winter hardiness.
Average plant height is 33”. Atlantic is resistant to powdery
mildew and moderately resistant to leaf rust. Atlantic yields
grain of superior quality.

Look for the Blue Tag.
You can count on 100%
  • Premium Quality Seed
  • Varietal Assurance

All of our seed barley is protected with Raxil MD Fungicide

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2016 Wheat Summary and Plot Data
 
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