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Southeast Recommended Varieties

(Updated for 2016)

Recommended varieties listed by 3-year average yield performance (bu/acre) in University of Nebraska variety trials conducted in the southeast region. Click on the variety name for variety description and seed sources.

Variety (Brand) Yield (bu/a)
SY Wolf (Syngenta AgriPro) 68
Freeman  (Husker Genetics) 63

NE10589 (Ruth) (Husker Genetics)

WB-Cedar (WestBred) 60
Overland (Husker Genetics) 56

Mattern * (Husker Genetics)


 * Specialty (waxy) wheat. Can be planted only as an identity-preserved variety.

For more detailed information about Nebraska Extension wheat variety trials, including sites, conditions, and detailed data, visit these sites: