Beast (tested as AGTB0113) is our first ever barley variety, offering very high yields with a vigorous 'Compass' style plant type, which is highly desirable in lower rainfall or Mallee type environments.

  • Characteristics
  • Very high yielding in low-medium rainfall or Mallee type environments
  • Quick maturity, almost a week quicker than Compass
  • Excellent performance in stressed, tight finishing environments and seasons
  • Compass plant type, with similar early vigour
  • Competitive physical grain quality package, with test weight and grainsize comparable to most commonly grown varieties
  • Feed quality, but has entered the malt accreditation process
  • WA Factsheet
  • SA, Vic, sNSW Factsheet
  • northern NSW, QLD Factsheet