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Secretariat Barley Variety Description

    U. S. Variety Protection Applied For

Secretariat is a high-yield, high test weight, moderately early heading, short stature, six row winter barley having good winter hardiness.  The spikes of Secretariat are erect, strap, and slightly waxy with no overlapping lateral kernels and short awns.  It is a potential commodity for feed, food, and fuel ethanol production.  Grain of Secretariat is superior overall to those of many hulled varieties.    It is resistant to all of the prevalent diseases in the eastern U.S. except for Fusarium Head Blight. 

County Name Telephone # Class
Amelia Featherstone Farm 804-561-3754 R,C
Charles City Renwood Farms, Inc. 804-829-2450 R,C
Essex Hundley Seed Company 804-443-8206 R,C
Hanover E.C.C. Woods, Jr. 804-746-3390 C
King & Queen J & D Carlton Farms, Inc. 804-785-5197 C
Pennsylvania (State of) Mid-Atlantic Seeds, Inc. 717-852-8894 R,C
Pittsylvania Hill View Farm 434-685-7921 R,C
Westmoreland VCIA Foundation Seed Farm 804-472-3500 F
 
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