Fully recommended variety from Nordsaat in Germany. Highest yielding spring type on current Winter Oats Rec List (105). White oat with good KPH and kernel content when sown both in winter and spring. Most popular variety for autumn sowing due to a superior winter hardiness score. Early maturing, moderately resistant to mildew, but prone to crown rust.
06/114 x Scorpion Exciting New spring type variety from Nordsaat that offers excellent yield potential along with outstanding grain quality - this is the closest variety we have seen to Barra on the quality scale for quite some time! Very high yields when spring sown (109) with good disease resistance. Straw similar to Binary. Produces lovely white grains with KPH about 1 point lower than Barra and superior kernel content.
Highest yielding oat variety on current Irish Spring Oat Rec List (109). Growing in popularity on farms nationwide following its introduction in 2011. Good grain quality with kernel content equal to Barra. Distinct white colour. Best mildew resistance of all varieties listed. Straw strength a bit better than Barra. Moderate winter hardiness, best sown in springtime.
Outstanding quality oat variety that has dominated the Irish market for over 25 years. Unrivalled KPH, kernel content, and white colour makes Barra the most saleable feed oats you can grow. Variety of choice for the Glanbia milling oats contract with Sturm Foods in the US, and also preferred variety of Flahavans and most other oatmeal producers nationally.