WB4401 Hard Red Winter Wheat

WB4401, a Hard Red Winter wheat variety, offers Central and Southern wheat growers excellent milling and baking quality with very good protein content. Excellent yield potential and forage yield potential.

‎Key Strengths

WB4401 offers excellent yield potential as well as forage yield This medium-maturity, and medium-height variety has a strong disease resistance package for powdery mildew and yellow (stripe) rust.

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Recommended for the Central and Southern Regions



Plant Height M  
Test Weight 4  



Protein Content

Milking/Baking Quality 2  






Adaptation     CTR, STR  
Class     HRW  
Herbicide Tolerance     -  
Maturity     M  
Planting Rate     M-H  
Type     A  
Yield Potential     1  
Plant Variety Protection     P  
Limited Use License Agreement Required     Y  
Crop System     IR, DR  
Contractual Agreement at Purchase     Y  
Patent Protection     P


Pest and/or Disease Profile


Fusarium Head Blight (Scab) 5  
Hessian Fly 4  
Wheat Stem Sawfly -  
Yellow Stripe Rust 3  
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Wheat Legend


            ‎         HRW = Hard Red Winter

            ‎         HRS = Hard Red Spring

            ‎         SRW = Soft Red Winter

            ‎         Durum = Durum

            ‎         HWW = Hard White Winter

            ‎         SWW = Soft White Winter

            ‎         HWS = Hard White Spring

            ‎         SWS = Soft White Spring

                     Maturity Codes:

                     E = Early

                     M-E = Medium-Early

                     M = Medium

                     M-L = Medium-Late

                     L = Late

                    Area of Adaptation:

                    CTR = Central Region

                    MTR = Montana Region

                    NTR = Northern Region

                    NWR = Northwest Region

                    STR = Southern Region

                    SWR = Southwest Region

                          Planting Rate:

                            M = Medium
                            M-H = Medium

                            H = High

                            Plant Height:

                            S = Short

                            M-S = Medium-Short

                            M = Medium

                            M-T = Medium-Tall

                            T = Tall

                            Herbicide Tolerance:

                            CL = Clearfield Production System

                            CLP/CL+ = Clearfield Plus Production System

                            Rating Scale:

                            1 - 2 = Excellent

                            3 - 4 = Very Good

                            5- 6 = Good

                            7 - 8 = Fair

    ‎‎‎‎‎‎‎ ‎‎‎ ‎‎ ‎‎ ‎‎ ‎‎ ‎‎ ‎‎ ‎‎                9 = Poor

The ratings are approximate and should not be considered absolute. Based on internally conducted trials relative to other WestBred® brand wheat varieties.

Based on WestBred conducted trials. Relative to other WestBred brand products. Rating Scale: 1 = Excellent, 9 = Poor.

Traits for which no rating value is shown were not rated for this product.

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