Winter Barley

Seedtech's range of Winter Barley extends from being the exclusive distributor of Hybrid Barley in Ireland, to offering KWS Kosmos, a conventional 6 row that is the highest yielding conventional variety on the market.

Belfry and Bazooka Hybrid Barley top the 2019 DAFM Winter Barley Recommended list for yield. These new Hybrid barleys also have the highest yield and best grain quality combination on the 2018 list. The newer Hybrid Barley variety genetics, are continuing to prove that Hybrid Barley can deliver more grain and more profit for Irish growers; it's been proven in department trials and proven in the field by growers. 

Available Winter Barley Varieties

  • Seedtech

                                                                              Quadra Seed Availability 6%
    MOST PROVEN AND RELIABLE HYBRID BARLEY

    » Offers the highest yield potential, at 105 in the 2019 Rec. list with long straw and good resistance to lodging
    » Suitable for new Hybrid Barley growers. It offers consistency and an excellent disease resistance package
     

  • Seedtech

                                                                           Bazooka Seed Availability 10%

    NEW GENERATION OF HYBRID BARLEY - PROVEN BY SCIENCE

    » Excellent disease resistance and of particular interest to us in Ireland is its reistance to Net Blotch and Ramilaria
    » Offers growers high specific weight potential from Hybrids

  • Seedtech

                                                                            Belfry Seed Availability 11%

    HIGHEST YIELDING VARIETY IN 2018

    » Excellent straw characterictics, with very good resistance to brackling and has short straw 
    » As with all Hybrids it has excellent disease resistance and high yield potential
    » Early maturing variety

  • Seedtech

                                                                     KWS Kosmos Seed Availability 6%

    HIGH YIELDING CONVENTIONAL VARIETY

    » Exciting 6-row conventional barley, fully recommended
    » Yielded in the DAFM Rec. List trials 2018 at 105 
    » Excellent straw strength, disease resistance and good grain quality for a conventional six row


Hybrid Barley is Proving it’s Worth to Irish Growers

Tim Ronaldsons Seedtech Hybrid Barley Crop Performance

John O'Byrne Seedtech Hybrid Barley Crop Performance