PlainsGold Snowmass

Snowmass is PlainsGold’s leading hard white winter wheat variety and offers wheat farmers premium pricing through the CWRF Ardent Mills Ultragrain® Premium Program. Snowmass combines good dryland yields and good test weights with excellent milling and baking characteristics that are so sought after that Snowmass earns premium pricing.  Snowmass showed industry leading Wheat Streak Mosaic Virus resistance in 2017.

Quick Facts about Snowmass

  • Class: Hard white winter
  • Yields: Good 
  • Maturity: Medium
  • Height: Medium-tall
  • Straw Strength: Fair
  • Test Weight: Good
  • Quality: Excellent milling/baking
  • Coleoptile Length: Medium
  • Drought Tolerance: Good
  • Shattering: Good
  • Stem Rust: Resistant
  • Stripe Rust: Moderately susceptible
  • Leaf Rust: Moderately susceptible
  • RWA Resistance: susceptible
  • Wheat Streak Mosaic: Resistant
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