CDC Proclaim CL small red lentil

CDC Proclaim is a small, red lentil, Clearfield variety. It was registered and released to Saskatchewan and Alberta Select Seed Growers in 2014. In 6 years of testing in the Coop and Regional trials in Saskatchewan, CDC Proclaim yielded 105% of CDC Maxim in the brown and dark brown soil zones.

Main strengths:

  • Imidazolinone tolerance
  • Seed thickness is greater than CDC Maxim
  • Higher yield compared to CDC Maxim
  • Taller than CDC Maxim

Lentil Registration Recommendation Trial ā€œCā€ – Small Red Lentil

2011 ā€“ 2013

Market Class Line Yield kg/ha Yield % of Maxim Yield % of Improve Days to flower Days to mature Lodging (1-5) Plant height (cm) Seed weight g/1000
SR CDC Maxim 2459 100 125 54 95 1.8 42 41
LG CDC Improve 1972 80 100 54 94 3.0 45 73
SR CDC Proclaim 2485 101 126 54 93 2.1 42 41

Market Class: SR-small red; LG – large green

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