Winter barley being harvested© Tim Scrivener
Winter barley yields so far this summer are over 1.5t/ha higher than five-year average yields according to four Recommended List trials stretching from Hampshire to Teesside. The yield of control varieties was 10.88t/ha compared with the five-year average of 9.35t/ha, and the highest yield at 11.53t/ha came from the Teesside trial site. See also: Find out the five top winter barley varieties in your area The six-row hybrid feed varieties came out top with Volume at 107% and two newer […]
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