Durum Wheat

First in Italy for yield, good test weight, grows well in any environment and good for pasta and bread making.

Technical Specifications:

Pedigree: Radioso x Isa

Plant's height: 76-90 cm

Plant's colour: Green

Ear's shape: Parallel edges

Ear's colour:Light glumes with white awns

Heading time: Very early

Diseases resistance: Excellent

Grain's shape: Rounded, slightly amber coloured

1000 seeds weight:: 45-50 grams

Test weight: 78-83 kg/hl

Quality characteristics: Good for pasta and bread making

Ambiente di coltivazione: Any

The grains

Did you know...

The variety Giove has been tested in national and european research projects Agrogen and Watnitmed, financed by MIUR and the European Community, aimed to study the useful genes for durum wheat and the effects of water and nitrogen in the mediterranean areas.

Durum Wheat

Armando variety it's actually being inscribed in the national varieties registry, and in the last 5 years, it showed a very high protein value (average above 15%). Excellent for pasta making, the main qualities of this variety are the high protein value, the excellent gluten index and high test weight. It grants high yields in every growing environment. /p>

2011 catalogue

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