Soybean ND18008GT


Yield: High Potential
Relative Maturity: Early
Height: Medium
Hilum Color: Black
Phytophthora Root Rot: Resistance (race 4)
Maturity Group: 00.8

About ND18008GT

ND18008GT soybean was released in 2018. The North Dakota Crop Improvement and Seed Association has rights to production and distribution of seed. ND18008GT is resistant to glyphosate and has high yield potential. The relative maturity of ND18008GT is 00.8 which makes it a good fit for the northern areas of North Dakota. This variety is tolerant to soybean aphid and resistant to phytophthora root rot (race 4).

ND18008GT has purple flower color, tawny pubescence, black hila with dull seed coat luster and brown pod color. 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. ND18008GT contains a proprietary trait that is patented with a certified seed only (CSO) clause. Only certified seed is permissible for planting. Seed may not be saved for the purpose of replanting.

Development of this variety was made possible through funds provided by the North Dakota Soybean Council.

ND18008GT Strengths
• Glyphosate resistance
• Aphid tolerance
• Early maturity

Agronomic Performance of ND18008GT Across North Dakota and Minnesota Uniform Regional Test, 2015-2017.

Yield (bu/acre)43.427.252.1
Seed Size (seeds/lb)256032302530
Oil (%)*19.519.519.2
Protein (%)*34.633.334.1

*Protein and oil on a 13% moisture basis.
**Lodging: 1=upright, 5=flat on ground.

Data and information extracted from variety release documents, unpublished experimental data, and NDSU Extension Publication A1049-17.