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Bentley 2-Row Malting Barley
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  • Yield: 113% of check in Saskatchewan, 105% in Alberta
  • Biomass Yield: 108% of check**
  • Maturity: 0.5 days later than check*
  • Height: 2 inches taller than check*
  • Lodging: Better lodging resistance than check*
  • Awn: Rough
  • Quality: Good malting quality with low percent protein and high extract, plump and kernel weight
  • Disease Resistance: R to surface borne smuts, spot form of net blotch, and spot blotch; MS to the net form of net blotch; S to scald
* Check = AC Metcalfe, **Check = Virden  
 
Merit 57 2-Row Malting Barley
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  • Growing Zone: Suited to all barley growing zones
  • Yield: 108% in SK and 109% in AB
  • Maturity: Later maturing, contributing to higher yield potential
  • Height: Intermediate plant height
  • Lodging: Intermediate straw strength
  • Awn: Rough
  • Quality: Malting profile consistent with Anheuser-Busch brewing requirements
  • Disease Resistance: MR to scald, net blotch (in field) and race MCC of stem rust; MS to spot blotch; S to BYDV
* Check = AC Metcalfe
 
CDC PolarStar 2-Row Malting Barley with Prairie Malt and Sapporo
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  • Growing Zone: Suited to all barley-growing zones
  • Yield: Similar to CDC Kendall
  • Maturity: Similar to CDC Kendall
  • Height: Similar to CDC Kendall
  • Lodging: Similar to CDC Kendall
  • Quality: Lox-less; malting profile equal to CDC Kendall; plumpness, test and kernel weight are similar to CDC Kendall
  • Disease Resistance: R to surface borne smuts; MR net-blotch; S to loose smut, stem rust and scald


 
CDC Mayfair 6-Row Malting Barley
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  • Growing Zone: Suited to all barley growing zones
  • Yield: 107% of check* in SK
  • Maturity: Similar to malting checks
  • Lodging: Similar to malting checks
  • Awn: Rough
  • Quality: Plumper kernels, higher kernel weight, higher extract and friability and lower Beta-glucan than the malting checks
  • Disease Resistance: R to the surface borne smuts; similar disease resistance to the malting checks
*Check = AC Metcalfe
 
Celebration 6-Row Malting Barley
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  • Growing Zone: Best suited to the eastern black and brown soil zones
  • Yield: 107% of check* in MB
  • Maturity: 1.6 days earlier than check**
  • Height: Shorter than check**
  • Lodging: Better than check**
  • Awn: Smooth
  • Quality: Malting profile consistent with Anheuser-Busch-InBev brewing requirements
  • Disease Resistance: R to loose smut; MR to covered smut; MR/MS to spot blotch; I/MS to stem rust in the field and MR/MS to race MCC at the seedling stage; MS to common root rot; S to net blotch, scald and septoria
*Check = AC Metcalfe, ** Check = Legacy
 
CDC Coalition 2-Row Feed Barley
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A leader in yield and standability
  • Growing Zone: Best suited to the dark grey and western black soil zones
  • Yield: 113% of check in SK and 110% of check in AB
  • Maturity: 100.1 days - similar to check
  • Height: Shorter than Xena
  • Lodging: Very good resistance – better than Xena
  • Awn: Rough
  • Disease Resistance: R to stem rust, loose smut & false smut; MR to covered smut; MS to net & spot-form blotch; S to septoria & scald
* Check = AC Metcalfe
 
CDC Yorkton 6-Row Feed and Forage Barley
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  • Growing Zone: Best suited to the dark grey and western black soil zones
  • Yield: 106% of check in AB 
  • Maturity: Similar to Robust and AC Metcalfe
  • Height: Taller than check
  • Lodging: Good resistance
  • Disease Resistance: R to stem rust; MR to surface-borne smut, root rot and net blotch; S to loose smut, septoria and FHB
*Check = AC Metcalfe

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