AAC Chrome Yellow Peas
Updated October 26, 2021

AAC Chrome - Yellow Peas

FP Genetics | Technical Bulletin |

AAC Chrome brings together three top requirements for growers; high yields, excellent standability and resistance to powdery mildew.


AAC Chrome is a new variety that was commercially available to growers for the first time in 2021, yielding112% of CDC Meadow in southern Saskatchewan and 111% in northern Saskatchewan (per Saskatchewan Pulse Growers - Varieties of Grain Crops 2021). It has seed characteristics that ranked good for seed coat breakage, dimpling, and greenness. This is an Agriculture & Agri-Food Canada (AAFC) variety, bred by AAFC and licensed to FP Genetics.

  • Easy to harvest
  • Resistance to powdery mildew
  • Mid-large seed size
  • Higher yielding than any other leading pea variety
  • Excellent standability

We are excited about new AAC Chrome Peas. Leading yield combined with good seed coat breakage and high marketability should make Chrome a winner in the pea seed market.

Kelly Barany
Kelly Barany
AAC Chrome - Yellow Peas

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