Two-row feed barley with top grain yield, straw strength, test weight and kernel size and plumpness.
CDC Austenson is a top yielding 2-row barley from SeCan with good straw strength and a high bushel weight. Austenson performs well in both dryland and irrigation environments and is well adapted across western canada.
This is our "go-to" variety for dryland or irrigation. CDC Austenson is consistently a top yielder for our customers. It has short strong straw which helps reduce lodging and a good disease resistance package. Austenson is known for it's heavy bushel weight so your feed customers will not be disappointed but it also is an excellent performer in silage trials.