On the shorter side, NW Tandem has excellent straw strength and high yield potential. Its disease resistance package is strong, with good ratings against stripe rust, snow mold, and barley yellow dwarf (BYD). Tandem should fit well in almost every microclimate of the Palouse.
Awned semi-dwarf early wheat with good winter hardiness and straw strength. Selected for stripe rust resistance. Best adapted to 12-18″ rainfall zones. OSU, LCS joint release, 2016. PVP pending.