|Breeder: Syngenta||Printable PDF|
|Type: 6-row Feed||Hybrid Barley|
- New to the Recommended List and gave high yields (101% treated, 86 untreated) in Agrii’s trials in 2021 and has performed similarly in AHDB trials with an average specific weight (68.6 kg/hl).
- Performs well across heavy and lighter soil types and suitable for all regions of the UK. Relatively tall (83 cm treated, 95 cm untreated), average lodging resistance (6 treated, 6 untreated) and very early maturity. Its grassweed competitiveness is still under evaluation.
- It has the best mildew (7) resistance of any variety on the list, and average ratings for Rhynchosporium (5) and net blotch (5) but a lower score for brown rust (5) than its official rating suggests (8). Resistant to Barley Yellow Mosaic Virus.
For detailed Agrii data and the latest disease scores speak to your local seed specialist or Agrii agronomist.