Litmus

Feed Variety

An early maturing, acid soil tolerant barley

Key Features
  • A high yielding feed barley, ideally suited to the  sandy textured, high aluminium/acid subsoils in WA 
  • Excellent early vigour with a similar growth habit to Mundah 
  • Good grain plumpness, superior to Buloke and Baudin 
  • Moderate to high levels of pre-harvest sprouting tolerance
  • Possesses blue aleurone
  • Farmer-to-farmer trade approved in WA only

Litmus is currently being received by CBH in WA only as a feed barley with stack averaging for blue aleurone to ensure feed stack do not exceed the limit of one in 100 blue kernels - source 2018 Barley Sowing Variety Guide for Western Australia.
Litmus is currently being received by CBH as a feed barley with stack averaging for blue aleurone to ensure feed stack do not exceed the limit of one in 100 blue kernels.