Commodus CL Barley
Commodus CL – A Clearfield®, Compass barley descendant with yield and good early vigour.
- High yielding, quick-mid maturing variety
- Agronomically similar to Compass
- Similar yield potential to Compass based on InterGrain and NVT national yield trials
- Ideally suited to lighter soils and medium-low rainfall environments
- CCN resistance and useful levels of spot form net blotch resistance
- Excellent grain size with high retention levels and low screenings.
- Moderate hectolitre weight
- Similar lodging tolerance and head loss risk to Compass and may require agronomic management
Commodus CL has completed Stage One evaluation in the Barley Australia malt accreditation program with the earliest potential malt accreditation in 2024.