Early season plant

Sowing Rate

80 - 100 kg/ha

Cereal Crop


Rainfall / Irrigation


Feed grain variety (undergoing malt accreditation) 

  • Banks is a high yielding, mid-late maturing potential malting barley
  • Optimum sowing time from 25th of April through to 15th of May
  • Consistently stable yield performance
  • Ideally suited to medium to high rainfall environments
  • Good net form net blotch resistance (pathotype dependent)
  • Produces a low straw volume making it suitable for no-till farming systems
  • Good hectolitre weight
  • Banks' earliest potential malt accreditation is March 2019

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