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2008 Durum Varieties
Compiled by: Chet Hill, WREC Area Ag Diversification Ext. Specialist
    Neil Riveland, WREC Agronomist
DRYLAND DURUM RANKING FOR MONDAK REGION (RECROP)
2008 2007 Durum Rankings graph
VARIETY LOCATION AVG AVG
Williston Arnegard Crosby NewTown P. Lake Ray  Ross Ranking Ranking
Grenora 2 1 4 3 2 11 4 3.9 3.6  
Alkabo 5 2 2 2 3 12 2 4.0 3.1  
Commander 4 10 9 1 1 4 1 4.3 9.1  
Mountrail 3 4 1 5 4 9 5 4.4 2.6  
Maier 1 3 8 6 11 5 3 5.3 5.6  
Divide 10 6 3 4 9 14 6 7.4 7.3  
AC Navigator 9 5 13 13 5 1 13 8.4 15.6  
Grand D'oro 12 8 6 12 12 2 8 8.6 9.6  
Kyle 16 9 10 7 6 6 10 9.1 ---  
Ben 6 13 14 9 7 13 7 9.9 7.3  
DG Star 8 12 5 8 15 7 15 10.0 ---  
Lebsock 13 15 7 11 13 8 9 10.9 8.6  
Pierce 7 7 12 15 10 15 11 11.0 8.9  
Strongfield 15 14 11 10 8 10 12 11.4 13.9  
Dilse 14 11 15 14 14 3 14 12.1 15.1  
AC Avonlea --- 9.1  
Plaza --- 8.6  
 
2008 2007
VARIETY LOCATION AVG AVG
Williston Arnegard Crosby NewTown P. Lake Ray  Ross Yield Yield
Maier 29.8 29.8 43.4 32.3 40.6 33.6 39.9 35.6 44.1   Durum Off Station Average Yields 2008
Alkabo 30.2 25.9 39.7 32.9 42.6 36.5 40.0 35.4 44.6  
Mountrail 30.4 30.4 41.4 31.8 41.0 33.9 36.5 35.1 45.1  
Grenora 30.2 29.5 44.0 30.4 39.3 34.3 36.5 34.9 44.9  
Ben 30.5 29.7 39.8 32.9 36.9 35.8 37.9 34.8 42.8  
Commander 27.3 28.2 41.1 30.5 37.8 33.3 36.2 33.5 ---  
Grand D'oro 26.3 25.8 37.2 27.4 47.1 36.9 33.0 33.4 42.0  
Divide 29.3 25.6 36.9 28.7 38.5 37.5 36.1 33.2 43.0  
Pierce 27.5 26.5 40.4 28.2 35.6 37.5 35.9 33.1 42.6  
Lebsock 27.6 28.9 37.5 27.5 38.8 38.0 33.1 33.1 42.0  
Dilse 26.1 26.4 39.5 29.0 38.6 35.3 34.9 32.8 39.2  
DG Star 27.2 25.2 40.2 28.5 35.4 34.7 35.8 32.4 ---  
AC Navigator 27.8 28.1 38.7 27.3 37.0 33.0 34.4 32.3 32.6  
Kyle 24.7 25.5 39.3 28.6 37.8 34.0 34.0 32.0 ---  
Strongfield 28.2 15.4 41.9 29.2 35.1 36.3 31.5 31.1 33.7  
AC Avonlea 42.2  
AC Napoleon 41.4  
Plaza 37.6  
 
**NOTE:**
Used 3 yr avg when possible
Plaza - 1 yr in off-station plots
Irrigated Durum
LOCATION 2007 2008 CHARACTERISTICS    Straw Foliar Overall
VARIETY Williston Height Maturity Strength Disease Scab T.W Protein Quality
Alkabo (ND) 64.7 67.9 med med R M MS v high med good
Grenora (ND) 64.4 65.7 med m early R M MS m high m high good
Mountrail (ND) 62.8 64.2 med m late MR M MS high med aver
Ben (ND) 59.6 64.0 med med MR MR MS v high m high excel
Pierce (ND) 58.7 62.8 med med MR MS MS v high m low good
Maier (ND) 58.2 60.4 med m late MR M S m high v high excel
AC Avonlea (Can) 57.2 61.5 med med MS M S med m high good
Divide (ND) 56.4 61.1 med med MR M MR high v high excel
Lebsock (ND) 55.5 61.6 med med MR M MS v high med good
Plaza (ND) 54.1 56.3 m short late MR M MS med m low aver
Grand D'oro (WB) 52.7 58.4 med med MR M NA high m low good
Alzada (WB) 48.2 --- short early R MS NA med m low excel
Dilse (ND) --- 56.7 med late MR M MS high v high excel
AC Napolean (Can) --- --- tall m late MS NA NA med high NA
AC Navigator 55.1 m short late S M S med med good
Commander 60.0 short m early MR MS NA med med NA
Strongfield 56.2 med m late MR MS S med high good

 


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