High yielding light red kidney with a large bush, type I plant habit, and late season maturity at approximately 98-100 days. Seed size is large at 757 seeds / lbs., and is of excellent canning quality. Chinook 2000 is resistant to prevalent strains of rust and is resistant to anthracnose, but is susceptible to common blight. Chinook 2000 should be planted prior to June 1st in Nebraska if possible, and should be allowed to dry down properly before harvest.
-Michigan State U.
-Public variety with research fee / cwt on all Certified seed sold.
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