Balance has a high grain yield production, high protein content, high test weight, and an end use quality that meets market standards. Area of adaptation: Balance is a hard red winter wheat cultivar targeted for production in Montana, and in areas of Washington containing low pH soils. It is also adapted to growling in late fall-planted no-till conditions in the less than 12 inch rainfall production zones. Variants and Frequency: Phenotypic Variant(s): Up to 1/45,000 in any combination of tall white awned common, awnless white chaff club heads, awned white chaff club heads, and awnless white chaff common heads. Seed Variant(s): Up to 70 white seed per pound in all classes of certified production. Resistance to diseases and pests: Balance has shown resistance to stripe rust, tolerance to cold temperatures, and tolerance to low pH soils.