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Wesley Hard Red Winter Wheat

Wesley is a moderately early maturing, moderately short height variety with excellent straw strength.  
Wesley is more winterhardy, about 2 days later heading, slightly shorter, with high protein and test weight patterns. As a result of its tolerance to stripe rust, it has become the most widely grown irrigated wheat in Nebraska Resistant to stem rust, and moderately resistant to stripe rust and leaf rust.

Wesley Hard Red Winter Wheat was developed by the USDA-ARS in cooperation with Nebraska and co-released by those institutions with South Dakota.
Wesley HRW Wheat is bronze chaffed, hard red winter wheat with good adaptation and yield on optimum production soils and sites in the central and northern Great Plains.

Establishment

Drill wheat 1-2″ depth.

Management

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