Seeding For Gold
AAC Goldrush is a next generation, high yielding CWRW with excellent winter hardiness. It comes with good standability and strong rust resistance, and is rated intermediate to fusarium head blight (FHB).
- Very high yielding; 113% of CDC Buteo
- Excellent winter hardiness
- Strong straw and medium height
- Strong disease package
- Resistant to leaf rust, moderately resistant to stem rust
- Intermediate to FHB and stripe rust
CDC Falcon/CDC Osprey//Crimson/CDC Falcon
AAC Goldrush is suited to all growing regions of Western Canada.
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"AAC Goldrush had very good winter survivability through some very tough conditions in the two seasons we have grown it through the Fall/Spring of 2016/17 and 2017/18. This is extremely important when growing winter wheat in southern Saskatchewan where snow cover can be variable and spring moisture scarce. I have only combined one crop so far but was impressed with the yield and HVK (hard vitreous kernels) of the seed. I hope it becomes a very successful variety for southern Saskatchewan farmers."
- Nicholas Petruic, Avonlea SK
"AAC Goldrush is being launched for growers that are looking for a CWRW variety with high yields, a strong disease package and excellent standability. To date, it has been reported that this product is showing very good winter hardiness which is a compelling feature for any winter wheat."
- Herman Wehrle PAg., Director of Market Development, FP Genetics Inc.