Puffin is a two-rowed proprietary winter malting barley exclusively licensed in 2017 to Origin Malts, by Limagrain Cereal Seeds


(Athos/Maris Otter)/Igri

Synonyms/Experimental #s


Release year


Breeding Program

The Miln Marsters Group, LCS licenced


Two-row winter

Agronomic Characteristics:

Yield: Good
Protein: Low (11.5%)
Straw Strength: Strong
Straw Length: 37-39 inches
Disease Reaction: Resistance to yellow and brwon rust, susceptible to mildew and net blotch.

Malting Characteristics

High malt quality.

Brewing Quality Traits


Related Documents:

Puffin - video from Michigan State University

Winter Barley