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LG Diablo is the highest yielding spring barley variety with full approval for both brewing and malt distilling on the AHDB Recommended List
It has outperformed other leading varieties by a significant amount, especially in the key malting barley growing areas of the East and North regions.
It is medium in height, similar to RGT Planet with a strong agronomic profile. LG Diablo also has a very good disease resistance package reflected by having a very high untreated yield on the AHDB Recommended List.
LG Diablo has very good physical grain quality with a high hot water extract, a trait heavily desired by the end user. It also has low grain nitrogen and a specific weight better than Laureate. The variety has been given Full Approval for both Malt Distilling and Brewing by the Malting Barley Committee (MBC), which is an interesting prospect for future growers and end users.
As well as being dual use malting variety, LG Diablo also makes an excellent and high yielding feed barley.