Performance Canola Portfolio6040 RRA top performer with great harvestabilityKey variety Characteristics18n HT System: RRn Yield: 121% 6n Blackleg: RnStandability: Excellentn Maturity: +0.5 daysAvailabilityGoodDescription6040 RR is among the performance leaders in theRoundup Ready segment. It was first commerciallyavailable in 2010. Average response in 2007 and 2008Co-op trials was 121% of check in all zones. In US smallplot and dealer conducted strip trials in 2009 and 2010,6040 RR has proven to be competitive with HyClass 940and DK 30-42. 6040 RR produces a well-podded plantwith excellent standability, making it easy to swath. Itproduces a very black seed.PERFORMANCE IN TRIALS140%120%100%121%101%101%123%100%103%104%119%102%92%100%111%Treated with:80%60%Developed by:40%20%0%All ZoneAverageLong Mid ShortAverage 2007 and 2008 Co-op VarietyRegistration Trials (checks 46A65 & Q2)“Over the last few years I have tested 6040against HyClass 940 and 906 in my striptrials, and in 2010 at field scale. 6040 was theconsistent top yielder with a minimum 150lbs/acre more and it was easier to harvest.”– Tom Olson, Grower,Langdon, North Dakota2009 BrettYoung Comparison Trials –CDN Locations (check DK 71-45)2010 BrettYoung Comparison Trials –CDN Locations (check PH45H28 & DK 72-65)Average US trials – 11 small plot trials and 4 dealerstrip trials conducted in 2009 and 2010. Small plottrials conducted by NDSU, U. Minn and Agro-Tech.More details on these trials on page 15.6 All zones average 2007 and 2008 Co-op VarietyRegistration Trials vs 46A65 & Q2 checks.
5535 clTop performing, earlier maturing varietyKey variety CharacteristicsDescription5535 CL was a new addition to our Clearfield canolaportfolio in 2011. The variety is an excellent choice forgrowers looking for an earlier maturing CL variety. Inthe 2008 and 2009 Private and Public Co-op trials, itsstrength in the short season zone was evident with ayield of 148% of check, but it also showed good all zoneperformance with a yield of 135% in the 2009 PublicCo-op trial.n HT System: CLn Yield: 127% 7n Blackleg: RnStandability: Very Goodn Maturity: –1.9 daysPERFORMANCE IN TRIALS160%148%AvailabilityGood19140%120%127%115%120%100%80%60%Treated with:40%20%0%All ZoneAverageLong Mid ShortDeveloped by:Average 2008 and 2009 Co-op VarietyRegistration Trials (checks 46A65 & Q2)7 All zones average 2008 and 2009 Co-op VarietyRegistration Trials vs 46A65 & Q2 checks.