CDC Proclaim red lentil

CDC Proclaim is a small red lentil Clearfield variety bred by CDC in Saskatoon. 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:



  • Yield 105% – 108% of Maxim
  • Clearfield trait
  • Rated 34 cm tall
  • Moderate resistance for Ascochyta Blight & Anthrancnose

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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