Wheat Varieties Released

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Cultivar Name Breeder(s) Year of Release Description
Onas 53 CW.Schaller
CA.Suneson
1964 Wheat bunt and stem resistance; stiffer straw to withstand wind damage
Yecora Rojo C Qualset Hard red spring wheat
Anza C Qualset Hard red spring wheat
Tadinia C Qualset Hard red spring wheat
Kern J.Dubcovsky 2000 Hard red spring wheat
Clear White J.Dubcovsky 2003 Hard White Spring with excellent breadmaking and noodle quality. First hard white in CA with low polyphenol oxidase activity.
Desert King J.Dubcovsky 2003 Dessert Durum variety with high yield potential and good pasta quality.
Patwin J.Dubcovsky 2005 Contains the introgressed stripe rust resistance gene Yr17 and leaf rust resistance gene Lr37. First variety developed by marker assisted selection (MAS). Markers were used to introgress stripe rust resistance gene Yr17 and leaf rust resistance gene Lr37.
Lassik J.Dubcovsky 2006 Derivative of Anza with six new alleles introgressed by marker assisted selection. Two genes for stronger gluten, one gene for higher protein content, two genes for stripe rust resistance.

 Germplasm Releases:

Germplasm Breeder(s) Year of Release Description
Two interstitial translocations AJ Lukaszweski
DR Porter
EF Antonelli
J.Dubcovksy
2000 Two interstitial translocations were developed to transfer leaf rust (Lr47) and greenbug (Gb5) resistance genes from chromosome 7S#1 of
Triticum speltoides (Tausch) Gren. to hexaploid wheat.
Leaf rust and stripe rust resistance O Chicaiza
IA Khan
X Zhang
JC Brevis,
Jackson
X Chen
J.Dubcovsky
2005 Five isogenic lines developed. See Crop Science 46:485-487