Stem Rust: Susceptible
Crown Rust: Susceptible
Barley Yellow Dwarf: Moderately Tolerant
Straw Strength: Strong
Test Weight: High
About Rockford Oat
The North Dakota Agricultural Experiment Station released Rockford oat seed variety in 2008 with seed production and distribution rights obtained by the NDCISA. This variety is protected under Plant Variety Protection Title V to help ensure genetic purity and must be sold as a class of certified seed. As a consistent, high yielding variety, Rockford has a good lodging resistance and high test weight that performs well under a variety of ND growing conditions. Rockford has a medium kernel weight, groat beta-glucan concentration, and grain protein. It also contains a medium groat percentage with a high groat oil concentration. This oat variety is susceptible to stem rust race NA67.
• High Yield
• Strong Straw Strength
• High Test Weight
Agronomic Performance of Rockford Across ND, 2015-2017.
|Eastern ND||Yield (bu/acre)||128.9||131.5||133.3||131.0|
|Test Weight (lbs/bu)||39.1||38.7||40.6||38.7|
|Western ND||Yield (bu/acre)||100.1||101.8||104.2||104.1|
|Test Weight (lbs/bu)||35.9||35.2||36.7||35.6|
Data and information extracted from variety release documents, unpublished experimental data, and NDSU Extension Publication A1049-17.
|Burleigh||Krueger, Walter, McKenzie||701-391-0740||O|
|Pembina||Larson Farm (Michael J), Drayton||701-520-1033||C|
|Pembina||Wagner, William, Neche||701-520-2513||C|
|Walsh||Bina, Cameron, Lankin||701-593-6329||C|
|Walsh||Matejcek, Kent & Kevin, Brocket||701-259-2273||C|
|Wells||Schafer, Jeff, New Rockford||701-947-2568||C|