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Leader Barley
Two Row Spring Feed Barley


Eastern Canada Barley Bredding Group, Agriculture & Agri Food Canada, Dr. T.M. Choo, Dr. R. A. Martin and M. Ter Beek


  • high grain yield
  • high test weight
  • Excellent lodging resistance
  • high straw yield




Seeding Rate:

Recommended: 155 lbs./acre Fertilize: 210 lbs./acre with 22-11-11 Top dress with 100 lbs. of 34-0-0 at crop emergence.

Germination Percent:

95 %

Thousand Kernel Weight:

57 g

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