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Breeding Program

Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada


Two-row hulled malting barley

Agronomic Characteristics:

Yield: 11% higher yield than AC Metcalfe, 5% higher than CDC Copeland.
Protein: Comparable to AC Metcalfe.
Maturity: Similar to AC Metcalfe.
Straw Strength: Stronger than AC Metcalfe and CDC Copeland; good lodging resistance.
Straw Length: Shorter than AC Metcalfe
Disease Reaction: Resistant to spot-form net blotch, surface borne smuts, and stem rust. Moderate resistance to FHB.

Malting Characteristics

Significantly lower DON accumulation than AC Metcalfe. Enzyme levels comparable to AC Metcalfe; higher than CDC Copeland.

Brewing Quality Traits

Good overall brewhouse preformance, high fermentability.

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