Name: Teesdale

There is no commercial seed available for this variety.  TEESDALE was a true winter wheat, well suited to the longer growing season areas in Tasmania. Teesdale has high yield potential with excellent field characteristics. Teesdale is a relatively short, stiff-stawed cultivar that exhibits good all-round resistance to foliar diseases of wheat.

Category: Winter Wheat

Rainfall: 500mm+

Maturity: Very late Winter Wheat


  • Very High yields
  • Ideal for early winter sowings
  • Resistant to stripe, stem and leaf rust
  • Short straw with excellent standing power

Plant Breeders Rights and Royalty:

TEESDALE is protected by Plant Breeder’s Rights (PBR).  Any unauthorised commercial propagation or any sale, conditioning, export, import or stocking of propagating material of this variety is an infringement under the Plant Breeder’s Rights 1994. Growers are allowed to retain seed from production of this variety for their own use as seed only.

TEESDALE is subject to an EPR of $3.00/tonne (GST exclusive) payable on all grain produced.


TEESDALE has been bred by Nickerson Seeds Limited in France and initially trialled in Australia by GrainSearch.