The highest yielding 2-row
- Highest yielding 2-row winter barley
- Good brackling resistance
- Highly consistent across regions
- Stiffest 2-row variety
- Good physical grain quality and low screenings
- Good combination of wet weather disease resistance
KWS Orwell delivers a step up in straw strength and yield over existing 2-row feed varieties.
KWS Orwell currently yields 5% higher than KWS Cassia and is the leading 2-row feed variety. It performs consistently across all regions of the UK.
It is short and stiff, with reasonable disease resistance scores, other than for mildew which needs watching.
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