KWS Basset ideally suits farmers in the South. An easy to grow variety, its robust agronomic package will appeal to those growing for traditional biscuit markets. With a positive rating for uks KWS Basset opens a wide range of market opportunities.
KWS Basset is a Scout cross and offers the same all-round disease resistance as its parent, as well as OWBM resistance. KWS Basset performs well when early sown and is a good choice as a second wheat.
It has a good combination of disease resistance and Hagberg for sprouting.
Characteristics in numbers
|Ripening (+/- Skyfall)||+1|
|Protein (all trials)||11.8%|
Data sources: AHDB Recommended List, Winter Wheat 2021/22