Sunray Triticale is a spring variety that is well adapted to all growing zones of Western Canada. It is a semi-dwarf variety with lower ergot infection rates, short strong straw, resistance to leaf rust, stem rust, common bunt and common root rot. Sunray Triticale was developed by Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada at the Lethbridge Research Centre with advanced lines provided by International Maize and Wheat Improvement Centre in Mexico.
- Soft smooth awns
- Semi-dwarf variety (96 cm) with short, strong straw
- Early maturity
- Lower ergot infection than checks