88 Wheat Seed

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Special Characteristics

Yield Potential
Standability
Winterhardiness
Plant Health
Test Weight
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7
8
9

Ultra Early Maturity

Double crop specialist

88

BECK 88 is an exciting double crop performer for Beck's marketing area. This extremely early product adds yield while maintaining standability, winter hardiness, test weight, and scab tolerance. BECK 88 opens new opportunities for double crop in Beck's northern market area.

Area of Best Adaptation

88

Product Highlights

  • Extremely early variety
  • Tremendous Standability
  • Excellent Scab Tolerance

General Characteristics

Exp # 5212
Year Released Fall 2014
Relative Maturity -3
Awns No
Yield Potential
7
Yield Stability
8
Test Weight
8
Double Crop
9
1
2
3
4
5
6
7
8
9

Plant Traits

Plant Height Medium
Plant Color Blue Green
Standability
8
Tillering
7
Winter Hardiness
8
Fall Growth
8
Plant Uniformity
8
Straw Yield
6
1
2
3
4
5
6
7
8
9

Plant Health

Plant Health
7
Septoria Leaf Blotch
8
Septoria Glume Blotch
7
Powdery Mildew
5
Leaf Rust
7
Wheat Scab
8
BYDV
7
SBWM
7
1
2
3
4
5
6
7
8
9

BYDV = Barley Yellow Dwarf Virus
SBWMV = Soilborne Wheat Mosaic Virus

Yield Comparisons

Yrs. Plots Variety Bu./A Test Wght.
2 52 BECK 88
BECK 87
82.4
76.1
56.3
57.3
2 40 BECK 88
Pioneer 25R39
79.8
80.9
55.7
54.9
2 40 BECK 88
Pioneer 25R40
79.8
81.7
55.7
54.6