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Barley is a cereal plant, of the annual grasses family. It has been introduced as a very effective seed for fodder programs. Barley can also be used for grazing in pastures, cover crops for gardens and many other uses.
Application or Use: Fodder, Erosion Control, Grain/Straw Production, Cover Crop
Germination Time: 3 – 5 days days, under optimal conditions
Growing Locations: Warm Season, Transition Zone & Cool Season
Height: 2 – 4 feet
Sunlight Requirements: 6 – 8 hours, full sun for best results
Advantages: Fast growing; most commonly used in fodder systems.
When to Plant: Recommended planting time is fall and spring when night time temperatures are consistently below 65 degrees.
Seeding Rate75 – 85 lbs. per acre
Seeding Depth3/4 – 1 Inch
per lb, 50lb Bag