The 2023 PGRO Descriptive Lists for field beans show that LSPB varieties continue to offer pulse growers a wide choice to meet their yield, agronomy and marketing priorities.
Genius is now the highest yielding spring bean on the PGRO DL with Futura as the highest yielding LVC (low vicine/convicine) variety. They join consistently high yielding Lynx plus Ghengis, LVC Victus, Macho, Vertigo and Yukon. – along with Pantani, LSPB’s first winter bean on the DL
For the future, we have promising Candidates in the pipeline – including new winter beans as well as spring beans to do our part in developing the future UK pulse crop.
Data Source: PGRO Descriptive List for Spring Beans 2023
|Variety Name||Yield as % Control||Earliness of Maturity||Straw Length (cm)||Standing Ability at Harvest||Thousand Seed Weight (g) (@15%mc)||Protein Content||Resistance to Rust||Resistance to Downy Mildew|