Syngenta has invested heavily into its spring barley breeding programme, producing tried and trust varieties such as Propino and exciting new varieties like Laureate. Click on the links below to find out more information on each of the varieties.
Meet the breeder - Sylvain Chombart
“I joined Syngenta in October 2016 so I am the newest breeder! The standard of commercialised varieties increases every year so we are already seeking the outstanding variety for tomorrow. We look at adapting the breeding programme to offer the best solution for future markets.”