Hart Bros recommended for an early planted dual purpose oat with excellent forage production and grain recovery.
Semi-dwarf with similar maturity to blackbutt and later than Cooba by about 10 days
Can be very short after heavy late grazing, possibly resulting in harvesting difficulties
Grazing management is crucial for high grain recovery yields a sufficient height
Generally lower qulaity than Cooba from slopes/plains samples
Excellent grain recovery
Bred by NSW DPI at Temora
Released in 1998