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Kabuli Chickpea Seed

CDC Leader

Meridian Seeds Exclusive

CDC Leader leads the way with large size, improved Ascochyta resistance, and a few days earlier maturity than CDC Orion. Yield of CDC Leader also leads the pack. Plant with the leader… CDC Leader!

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Agronomic Profile
 CDC LeaderSierraSawyerNash
Days to Flower (DAP)
51575653
Canopy Height (cm)

31383937
Seeds / Pound

1147100011411177
% > 22/64" or 9mm
51.375.354.684.9
Grain Yield (lb/ac)

2146.01049.81595.01455.8
Ascochyta Incidence (%)‡
63.0100.0100.0100.0
Ascochyta Severity (%)‡
3.032.021.039.0

**Data gathered from 2018 NDSU Minot Chickpea Variety Trial.

‡Ascochyta incidenceand severity data gathered from 2019 Montana Cool-Season Spring Pulse Variety Evaluation Annual Report.

Agronomic Profile
 CDC LeaderSierraSawyerNash
Days to Flower (DAP)
51575653
Canopy Height (cm)

31383937
Seeds / Pound

1147100011411177
% > 22/64" or 9mm
51.375.354.684.9
Grain Yield (lb/ac)

2146.01049.81595.01455.8
Ascochyta Incidence (%)‡
63.0100.0100.0100.0
Ascochyta Severity (%)‡
3.032.021.039.0

**Data gathered from 2018 NDSU Minot Chickpea Variety Trial.

‡Ascochyta incidenceand severity data gathered from 2019 Montana Cool-Season Spring Pulse Variety Evaluation Annual Report.

Yield
% Seeds > 22/64” or 9mm
Disease Package
Susceptible

Resistant
Susceptible

Resistant
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