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Barley Variety Comparison at a glance

Barley Variety Comparison Chart

This handy chart compares the barley varieties we have for sale on key attributes including: grain yield, forage yield, height, straw strength, malt acceptance etc.

Two Row Feed Barley

Esma Barley - New!

New for 2022! ESMA is an exciting new variety from Secan for Canada that should provide exceptional grain yield and straw strength. Excellent choice for irrigation or high fertility environments.

CDC Austenson Barley

Two-row feed barley with top grain yield, straw strength, high test weight and plumpness has set the bar for feed barley in southern Alberta. Suitable for high fertility and dryland environments

CDC Bow Barley

This 2 row barley yields and stands like Austenson but has been underestimated as a feed variety by many growers because it has been classified as a "malt". Suitable for high fertility and dryland environments.

AB Wrangler Barley - New!

AB Wrangler is new for seed season 2022! This is a new 2 row forage/feed barley that is turning heads in cattle country with high forage and feed yields.

CDC Maverick Barley - Smooth Awn

Two-row forage barley with smooth awns that make it a cow favorite when baled or used for swath grazing. A nice big kernel with a heavy bushel weight when harvested for grain. Excellent if rolling for feed purposes.

Six Row Feed Barley

AB Advantage Barley - Smooth Awn

With it's smooth awn and excellent standability, new AB Advantage Barley is an excellent choice for those customers looking for silage/green feed/grain option.

Malt Barley

AAC Connect Barley - NEW!

New malt/feed barley that has excellent grain yield and nice standability. This variety is rising in acceptance with Maltsters due to it's similar malt profile to AC Metcalfe and it's low susceptibility to Fusarium.

CDC Copeland Barley

Two-row malting barley with high yields and good straw strength