Main Season Wheat Varieties

Catapult – NEW!

  • Higher yielding choice for April sowing (as an alternative to longer season spring types e.g Trojan and Cutlass)
  • Provides a very flexible sowing window and is a safer option for sowing dry when germination date is unknown
  • Mid to late maturing variety with a wide adaptation and a good physical grain package
  • AH classifications in Southern NSW and VIC
  • Available in the 2020 growing season

Catapult Wheat in production at Baker Farms, Howlong NSW (2019)

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Hellfire – NEW!

  • Spitfire replacement with increased yield potential
  • Offering the same superior grain quality and protein accumulation abilities as Spitfire
  • Early to mid maturing variety for main season planting
  • APH in South Eastern Zone and AH in Southern Zone
  • Available for the 2020 growing season

Nighthawk – NEW!

  • Slow maturing Spring wheat with a unique set of maturity holds that allow it to be planted earlier in areas that don’t suit the traditional winter wheat types
  • Good early prostrate growth habit with high tiller numbers
  • AH quality classification in South Eastern Zone and Southern Zone
  • Available for the 2020 growing season

Mustang

  • Quick maturity for main season planting like Spitfire
  • Yield increase of 6-12% over Spitfire
  • APH quality in NSW to suit all main season growing areas
  • Outstanding shorter canopy to make on farm management and stubble handling easier

DS Faraday

  • High yielding, well adapted milling wheat variety for northern NSW & QLD
  • Class leading pre-harvesting sprouting tolerance
  • Suited to very early and main season sowing window
  • Feed quality classification for Southern and South Eastern Zones
  • Good triple rust resistance
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Coolah

  • AH in Southern Zone and APH in South Eastern Zone
  • Mid-Season variety similar to EGA Gregory
  • Suited to end of April beginning of May plantings
  • Improved lodging tolerance over EGA Gregory
  • Tolerant of acid soils
  • Low screenings and high test weights
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James Whiteley with Coolah in our Baker Seed Co cereal and time of sowing trial site (2016)

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DS Pascal

  • High yielding, early season line
  • Pre-harvest sprouting tolerance
  • Shows standability with strong disease and grain package
  • Good yields under irrigation
  • APW classification in Southern and South Eastern Zones
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Lancer

  • APH in South Eastern Zone and and AH in Southern Zone
  • Solid grain package with good protein delivery, good grain size low screenings
  • Shorter canopy height with good resistance to lodging
  • Performs well under crown rot pressure
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Kittyhawk

  • APH (NSW) and AH (VIC/SA) Long Season high yielding dual purpose wheat variety suited to all areas that grow Wedgetail. Ideal to winter grazing
  • Slow maturity with three winter genes so suited to early planting
  • Significant test weights with solid grain package
  • Improved Stripe, Stem and Leaf rust over Wedgetail
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Trojan

  • APW High yielding Mid-Long season
  • Ideally suited to the medium to high rainfall areas
  • Excellent grain package with large grain. Low screenings and high test weight
  • Very good overall disease package
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Beckom

  • AH, Mid-Season variety
  • Boron and Acid soil tolerance
  • Short conservative plant type
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Beckom 2016

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Cutlass

  • Yipti replacement with superior YLS tolerance (MSS)
  • CCN resistance
  • Mid to late season variety
  • Boron tolerant
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