Ebberts Field Seed

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Our Products: Wheat Varieties

2016 Wheat Varieties


Ultra Early Maturity

Incredible Test Weight that brings Yield!

Our tallest variety with lots of straw and excellent head scab tolerance.

Non-bearded, heavy tillering with dense plant canopy. Good choice for 15" row spacing.

Ultra Early maturity, our #1 recommended variety ahead of double crop soybeans.


Early Maturity

New TOP END genetics with EXCELLENT test weight, strong straw strength and standability.

Incredible performance in Elite Genetic Yield Trials - raises the bar for top yielding non-bearded varieties.

Medium height with dense tillering similar to Ebberts 975 and Ebberts 981 - well suited for 15" row spacing.

Non-bearded, 1 - 2 days later than Ebberts 975. Excellent on stripe rust.


Medium Early Maturity

Our best seller in 2015 - Consistent year in year out.

Non-bearded variety with large heads and heavy test weight.

Medium height straw with lots of dense lateral growth – well suited for 15” row spacing.

Medium early maturity, 1- 2 days later than Ebberts 916.

Premier resistance to Head Scab, no better in the industry.


Medium Maturity

New YIELD LEADER for 2016. Huge upside in high yield environments.

Genetic head scab resistance plus excellent test weight promotes superb grain quality.

Bearded, medium maturity, 1-2 days later than Ebberts 981.

Medium height with dense tillering, our best on standability.

Prime candidate for high management and/or acres with high fertility.

Wheat Characteristics

Seeding Rates

The Ohio State UniversityOhio State University recommends wheat seeding at a rate of 1.5 million to 1.7 million seeds / acre in 7. 5" row spacing and 1,000,000 to 1,200,000 seeds / acre in 15" row spacing.

Ebberts Wheat Treatment

All Ebberts Seed Wheat is treated with Warden® Cereals II and Take Off® ST

Warden Cereals II

  • Warden® Cereals II Seed Treatment Package provides maximum seedling protection against the following seedborne and soilborne diseases resulting in better stand establishment and uptake of water and nutrients. Active Ingredients: Sedaxane, Difenoconazole, and Mefenoxam Fungicides
    • Common bunt
    • Pythium damping off
    • Flag, Loose smut
    • Fusarium Head scab
    • Common root rot
    • Rhizoctonia root rot
    • Fusarium crown rot
    • Septoria leaf blotch
    • Dwarf bunt
    • General Seed rots
    • Fusarium root rot
    • Powdery Mildew
    • Leaf rust
    • Seedborne diseases

  • Take Off® ST (Active Ingredients: Citric Acid, Glutamate, Proline) is a crop nitrogen assimilator that improves seed establishment as well as root and shoot mass.

IMPROVED NUTRIENT UPTAKE AND UTILIZATION. Works inside the plant to accelerate carbon fixation and increase nitrogen uptake resulting in accelerated germination and early root nutrient uptake.