SY 517CL2 from AgriPro/Syngenta is a two gene Clearfield release with very good low pH tolerance. Its yields are competitive with non-Clearfield varieties. SY 517CL2 is a consistent performer with excellent test weight. Straw strength is average and it is moderately susceptible to stripe rust but has good resistance to leaf rust. This variety has above average winter hardiness, medium height, and medium maturity. Growers must sign a stewardship agreement to take production to the elevator.
PVPA Status: Protected, must be sold only as a class of certified seed.