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Flax – ND Hammond

Flax – ND Hammond

Flax – ND Hammond

Characteristics

Yield: High Potential
Seed Color: Brown
Height: Medium
Maturity: Medium
Wilt: Resistant

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About ND Hammond

ND Hammond soybean was released in 2018. The North Dakota Crop Improvement and Seed Association has rights to production and distribution of seed.

ND Hammond is a brown seeded flax variety that is adapted to the flax growing region of the United States. ND Hammond has medium maturity and high yield potential. In trials from 2015-2017 ND Hammond had the greatest average yield of all entries tested.

ND Hammond has good oil drying quality and resistance to flax wilt. This variety has blue flowers and medium seed size. ND Hammond was named in honor of longtime NDSU flax breeder Dr. James Hammond who made significant contributions to flax research.

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.

ND Hammond Strengths
• High Yield Potential
• Good Oil Quality

Flax yield (bu/acre) averages across North Dakota, 2015-2017.

 ND HammondGold NDYorkCarterPembinaNekomaOmegaAverage
ColorBrownYellowBrownYellowBrownBrownYellow
201522.522.221.119.520.219.116.520.1
201631.630.330.729.526.630.124.929.4
201734.634.532.231.232.629.630.632.7
Average29.629.028.026.726.526.324.027.4

Data and information extracted from variety release documents, unpublished experimental data and NDSU Extension Publication A1105-17.