2017 USDA Malt Barley Results
We had two programs doing testing with Malt Barley, USDA and NC State. This is the USDA test across North Carolina. These were six and two row malt barley types. First place Thoroughbred six row 82.1 bu, Second place McGregor six row 75.2 bu , Third place Violette two row 71.4 bu, Fourth place Hirondella six row 70.4, Fifth place KWS Stella two row 69.9 bu, Endeavor a popular two row barley finished 8th at 59.0 bu. For a complete list please contact the Granville or Person County Cooperative Extension Office.