Settler CL (NH03614 CL)

Wheat variety Settler

Settler CL (developed as NH03614 CL) is a hard red winter wheat cultivar developed cooperatively by the Nebraska Agricultural Experiment Station and the USDA-ARS and co-released with South Dakota State University and the University of Wyoming. Settler CL is a wheat that may be used as a component of the BASF CLEARFIELD Production System with Beyond® herbicide for the selective control of jointed goatgrass, downy brome, and feral rye. Settler CL was released primarily for its superior adaptation to rainfed wheat production systems in Nebraska, South Dakota, and eastern Wyoming. It has also performed well under irrigation in western Nebraska and eastern Wyoming.

  • Relatively long coleoptile length for a semidwarf.
  • Maturity similar to Wesley
  • Plant height that is shorter than Wesley.
  • Moderately resistant to stem and stripe rust, but moderately susceptible to leaf rust.
  • Slightly less susceptible to Fusarium head blight (scab) than many widely grown varieties.
  • Moderately resistant to moderately susceptible to Hessian fly.
  • End use quality was rated good.
  • Non-complementary varieties include: Wesley, Millennium, and Above.
More variety characteristics in the Nebraska Crop Improvement Association 2016 Seed Guide (see chart on page 17)
Contact the following certified seed growers for this variety:
  • Cullan Farms, Hemingford, 308-487-5288
  • Prairie Sky Seed, Hemingford, 308-487-3705
  • Kriesel Certified Seed, Gurley, 308-884-2424
  • Ag Operations Group, Big Springs, 308-889-3429
  • V&F Farms Co., Chappell, 308-874-2480
  • Olsen Certified Seed, Imperial, 308-882-7777
  • Campstool Farms, Kimball, 308-235-7284
  • Peters Seed Farms, Inc., McCook, 308-340-6834