Breeder: Blackman Agriculture
Pedigree: Monteray x JB Diego
Farm Performance: Monroe can be drilled from early September. It has no maturity issues & is rated as +1,similar to Horatio. It has consistently out-yielded the principal soft wheats grown in Scotland in Scottish Agronomy trials for the last two years.
Agronomy: Monroe has a great package of disease resistance with no particular weaknesses. It is resistant to Orange Wheat Blossom Midge, therefore minimising insecticide use.
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