IGB1334T is an early maturing semi-dwarf barley. It has an erect growth habit and similar maturity to La Trobe , which is earlier than Scope CL Plus .
IGB1334T is well suited to the low – medium rainfall areas of Australia and yields similarly to La Trobe in these conditions. IGB1334T performs best when sown:
IGB1334T is undergoing the Barley Australia malting and brewing accreditation process. The variety is currently classified as a feed.
IGB1334T has a similar disease resistance profile to La Trobe . It is resistant to CCN, offers good Powdery Mildew (MR-MS) and Net Form of Net Blotch resistance (MR-MS).
Why Imidazolinone tolerant barley
Yield improvement on average of 10-15% over Scope CL Plus . For further details refer to the yield data on page 14.
IGB1334T possesses excellent physical grain qualities; good grain size, with plumpness similar to La Trobe and has good test weight.
IGB1334T has a similar height and plant architecture to La Trobe , it has a short coleoptile and an erect growth habit. IGB1334T has moderately good straw strength and head retention, an improvement over Scope CL Plus and is similar to La Trobe . IGB1334T has a short rachilla hair length, reducing itchiness. The variety also has a high level of pre-harvest sprouting tolerance. IGB1334T, in contrast to La Trobe , does not express anthocyanin (redness); the base of the stem, auricles and awns remain green.
Where can I get seed from?
EPR $4.25/tonne exclusive of GST. Syngenta Variety Seed License available from www.intergrain.com.