SY Tennyson

SY_TENNYSON_BANNER
SY_TENNYSON

Variety Overview

End-use group: Full MBC approval for Malt Distilling use. Provisional Approval 2 for Brewing use. 

Market options: MBC Approval for Malt Distilling. Provisional Approval 2 for Brewing.

Regional positioning: Performs well in all regions, particularly in the East and North regions

Soil preference: Suitable for all soil types

Agronomics: Good resistance to lodging

Parentage: SY Splendor x LG Diablo

Key features: SY TENNYSON is a high yielding Spring Malting Barley with MBC Approval for Malt Distilling and Provisional Approval 2 for Brewing. It has outstanding quality for both of these markets and is a future leading Spring Malting Barley

Key Performance Statistics

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Agronomic features

 

Resistance to lodging

(1-9)

Straw height without PGR

Ripening

(days +/- RGT Planet, -ve = earlier)

Resistance to brackling

(1-9)

 SY TENNYSON [7]72+27
LAUREATE672+18
LG DIABLO773+38

Yield

 Untreated Yield*Treated Yield*Eastern Yield*Western Yield*Northern Yield*
SY TENNYSON88101.5102101102
LAUREATE92100.8101102100
LG DIABLO8899.19998100

* % treated control

Grain quality

 

Specific Weight

(kg/hl)

Screenings

(% through 2.25mm)

Screenings

(% through 2.5mm) 

Nitrogen Content (%)Hot Water Extract (l deg/kg)Predicted Spirit Yield (laa/t)
SY TENNYSON 66.51.43.21.44315.5436.8
LAUREATE67.21.33.21.49313.4433.5
LG DIABLO67.71.43.51.50313.4435

[ ] = limited data

Disease profile 

 

Mildew

(1-9)

Brown rust

(1-9)

Rhynchosporium

(1-9)

SY TENNYSON[8]45
LAUREATE957
LG DIABLO856