Winter Barley

Seedtech's range of Winter Barley extends from being the exclusive distributor of Hybrid Barley in Ireland, to offering KWS Joyau, a new conventional 6 row with BYVD tolerance.

Belfry and Bazooka Hybrid Barley top the 2021 DAFM Winter Barley Recommended list for yield over the last no of years. These Hybrid barleys also have the highest yield and best grain quality combination on the 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. 

LG Casting a new 2-row barley, the highest performing on DAFM recommended list.

Hybrid Barley Agronomy Guide 

 

Available Winter Barley Varieties

  • Seedtech

    NO 1 WINTER BARLEY PROVEN BY TRIALS, PROVEN IN THE FIELD 
    • Our most consistent barley for: yield, grain, straw & disease
    • Excellent specific weight and bright, even grain
    • Very low disease or lodging risk, and suitable for all rotational slots 
    • Proven to suppress sterile brome   
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  • Seedtech

    Bazooka a feed type (Hybrid 6-row)
    IT WILL IMPRESS YOUR NEIGHBOUR
    • Exceptional yields especially in older tillage fields 
    • Proven to suppress sterile brome in trials and on farm 
    • High straw yields 
    • Low disease risk
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  • Seedtech

    THE 2-ROW BARLEY TO GROW IN 2020 
    • Highest yielding 2-row on DAFM Rec List 2020 and consistent across years 
    • Good over-winter ability 
    • Big, bold grain with good KPH 
    • Excellent disease resistance and good straw strength
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  • Seedtech

    KWS Joyau a feed type (conventional 6-row)
    A NEW ERA IN BYDV MANAGEMENT FOR IRISH CEREAL GROWERS
    KWS JOYAU is a new 6-row conventional winter barley that has BYDV tolerance genes 
    • Tolerates BYDV infection 
    • Exceptional yield in DAFM 2019 trials 
    • Early to mature so will help spread the harvest
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  • Seedtech

    KWS Kosmos a feed type (conventional 6-row)
    ANYTHING BUT CONVENTIONAL
    • The best mildew resistance on the DAFM list 
    • The biggest grain amongst the 6-rows 
    • Very low screenings
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LG Casting - New 2 Row Winter Barley

Hybrid Barley is Proving it’s Worth to Irish Growers

Tim Ronaldsons Seedtech Hybrid Barley Crop Performance