The Seeds of 2012

Looking to learn more about what the new season of seeds are offering?  Our seed experts are suggesting we lookout for the following:

Wheat            AGT are promoting a number of wheat varieties, namely;

  • VV4978-1 a AH possibility for Victoria. A  good Wimmera style wheat, which will be named on The Wimmera Grain Company Crop Walk.
  • Kord CL, a new Clearfield variety wheat.
  • Justica CL , also a  new Clearfield variety wheat.
  • Estoc   a APW variety high yielding wheat.

And Pacific Seeds have C51051 (Impala), which is a new high yielding biscuit wheat variety with good disease resistance.

Peas               Seednet are offering the following Pea varieties;

  • PBA Oura  a new Dunn type pea, Kaspa style plant.
  • PBA Percy a new Dunn type pea, Parafield style plant.

Barley             Grainsearch has a new variety of Barley, Westminster a new longer season high yielding and possible malting variety.

Fenugreek        And if you are looking to try a different style of crop, in addition to Power Fenugreek, why not try the Sungold variety?

To learn more about what’s on offer, join us on The Wimmera Grain Crop Walk (/Cropwalk2011.pdf.) 

Or if you can’t make it, to learn more about these varieties or submit an order, talk to our Seed Guru, Anthony Chapman on 03  5385 5344.