Key Features

Firefly – Shining a light on noodle wheat yield

  • Exceptionally high yielding ANW, setting a new yield benchmark for udon noodles
  • Yields 11-15% higher than Zen and Calingiri and 3% higher than benchmark hard wheat Scepter (2019-22 InterGrain yield performance MET data).
  • Mid-slow maturity, similar to Zen and Calingiri, and ideally suited to late April through to early May sowings
  • Effective disease resistance profile including good stripe rust (MRMSp) and yellow spot resistance (MRMSp). Firefly also has improved powdery mildew (MS) over Zen (S)
  • Good physical grain characteristics, including good grain size
  • EPR $4.00/tonne + GST
  • Firefly seed will be available for planting in 2024 from WA resellers and Seedclub Members
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