Flax – Gold ND

Characteristics

Yield: High
Seed Color: Yellow
Height: Medium Tall
Maturity: Medium
Rust: R
Wilt: MR/R

R = resistant
MR = moderately resistant

About Gold ND Flax Seed

Gold ND flax seed was released in 2014 by the North Dakota Agricultural Experiment Station. The North Dakota Crop Improvement and Seed Association has rights to production and distribution of seed. This flax variety is a yellow-seeded with very high yield potential while maintaining a good oil content and oil drying quality. Gold ND flax seed is medium tall and has medium maturity. Like other flax varieties, it has the characteristic blue flowers and has medium seed size. This seed is resistant to flax rust and has good tolerance to flax wilt. To help ensure genetic purity, this variety is protected under Plant Variety Protection Title V and must be sold as a class of certified seed.

Gold ND Strengths
• Excellent Yield
• Good oil content and oil quality

Unauthorized Propagation Prohibited PVPA 1994 - U.S. Protected Variety
To be sold by variety name only as a class of certified seed
Licensed in the U.S. to NDCISA
A research fee applies to this variety

Agronomic Performance of Gold ND Across ND & SD, 2008-2014.

 Gold NDCarterOmegaYork
Yield (bu/a)22.722.320.522.6
Test wt (lb/bu)52.953.052.952.9
Height (inches)31.830.029.329.6
Oil Content (%)40.539.840.039.0
Maturity (days to first flower)51.049.849.249.2

Data and information extracted from variety release documents, unpublished experimental data and NDSU Extension Publication A1105-14.

Seed Dealers

CountyName, CityPhoneClass
HettingerKrauter, Aaron, Regent701-563-7934C