Malting Barley Day 2013

Posted on: 4th June, 2013

A specialist malting barley variety and agronomy field demonstration day from NIAB TAG and Crisp Malting Group. Exclusive to NIAB TAG members and ABC grower group members the day provided a chance for growers to see first-hand the research going on at NIAB TAG and gather the latest market information from Crisp Malting Group.

Field demonstrations included Clare Leaman and Bob King on spring barley varieties and the new Null Lox varieties and Stuart Knight on fungicide use in barley and the increasing importance of ramularia.

Bob King, Crisp Malting Group

Market prospects

Bob King, Crisp Malting Group

David Griggs, Crisp Malting Group

Barley quality

David Griggs, Crisp Malting Group

Ron Stobart

Soil fertility and barley growing

Ron Stobart