CDC Redmoon is the new highest yielding variety of small red lentils which is Not imidazolinone tolerant.
Seed size is slightly less compared to CDC Maxim but seed thickness is higher which makes CDC Redmoon preferable for lentil dehulling.
Characteristics are quoted from the 2021 SaskSeed Guide:
- 14% yield increase compared to CDC Maxim
- Good resistance to Ascochyta Blight & Anthracnose Race 1
- The average seed weight is 41 g/1000 seeds (+1g from CDC Maxim)
Seed treatment options are available.