SCHOLAR is a very high yielding feed spring barley with a strong disease profile, excellent straw characteristics and a high specific weight.
End-use group: Feed
Market Options: UK market
Regional positioning: Performs well in all regions
Soil preference: Suitable for all soil types
Agronomics: Very high yields and excellent specific weight
Parentage: Summit x SJ56065
"A feed spring barley with good straw and agronomic characteristics. Scholar is an easy to grow, high yielding barn filler. The best spring feed barley with the strongest disease profile."
SCHOLAR is no longer on the Recommended List but below is some data from AHDB Recommended List 2019 we think you might be interested in.
Resistance to lodging
Straw height without PGR
(days +/- Concerto, -ve = earlier)
Resistance to brackling
% treated control
(% through 2.25mm)
(% through 2.5mm)
[ ] = limited data