Kate A-1


REGISTRATION YEAR: As a facultative and winter wheat variety developed by introduction in 1988.
MORPHOLOGICAL CHARACTERS: The spike is white, smooth, awnless and compact. The plant height is 100-110 cm. The grain is long-oval and red.
AGRICULTURAL CHARACTERS: The variety is facultative wheat and early. The resistance to drought is very good. The variety has to shattering. The plant height is high, so it is susceptible to lodging on fertile and flat areas. It has high genetic potential for grain yield. The grain yield is about 5000-7500 kg/ha. It is suitable for growing on fertile and less fertile soils. Planting rate is between 450-550 g seeds/m2 and nitrogen fertilization is 120-150 kg/ha pure N.
PATHOLOGY CHARACTERS: It is resistance to yellow rust and medium resistant to powdery mildew. It has susceptible to leaf rust and root rot.
GRAIN QUALITY: The grain quality is medium good. The mass of 1000 grains is about 34-38 g, volumic mass of grain 76-80 kg. Some quality characters are about protein 11-13%, sedimentation 35-45 ml, gluten 30-40%, gluten Index 40-50%, absorbsion 55-60% and energy value 150-180.