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
  • Yield: Good
  • Maturity: Medium
  • Height: Medium-tall
  • Straw Strength: Fair
  • Test Weight: Very good
  • Quality: Very good milling/baking
  • Coleoptile Length: Medium Short
  • Drought Tolerance: Good
  • Pedigree: KS96HW94 /Trego / CO960293
  • Stem Rust: Resistant
  • Stripe Rust: Moderately susceptible
  • Leaf Rust: Moderately susceptible
  • RWA Resistance: Susceptible
  • Wheat Streak Mosaic: Resistant
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