KWS Plectrum is a soft Group 4 wheat which offers growers a range of end market options including soft milling, distilling and where available, bioethanol.
On-farm is where the variety comes into its own - it has performed consistently well across the contrasting seasons of harvests 2018 and 2019, delivering good specific weights and the right balance of protein and HFN for the soft markets.
KWS Plectrum is a short stiff strawed variety with good resistance to lodging.
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Data source: AHDB Recommended List, Winter Wheat - Harvest 2020 Candidate Varieties