Popular on the higher tablelands for very early sowing and long grazing, grain quality is generally poor compared with other dual purpose oat varieties
Late maturing provides extended grazing with excellent grain recovery
Straw is strong and of medium height
Good resistance to frost damage after grazing
Tends to have small grain and a low test weight.
Bred by NSW DPI at Glen Innes
Released in 1975
SPRING FIELD DAY - 14TH OCTOBER 2020