Winter barely harvest© Gary Hawkins/REX
Grower and seed producer Richard Monk has seen high winter barley yields of more than 11t/ha from his crop this year. Earlier this week he harvested 18.5ha of Glacier which weighed in at 11.5t/ha. It was a first winter barely which followed a crop of linseed, meanwhile a second barley crop of the same variety also yielded at 10t/ha average. In total, Mr Monk has 40.8ha of Glacier, 46.5ha of Tower and 50.7ha of Maris Otter malting barley. Mr Monk is based in Stockbridge, […]
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