Claymore Barley

  • Excellent yield
  • Intermediate resistance to fusarium head blight (FHB)
  • Excellent standability
  • High test weight
  • Two-Row, bearded barley

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Claymore Barley is a high-yield two-row cereal barley featuring superior straw strength, excellent yield, excellent standability, and high test weight.

In the intermountain west, it is a great alternative to Goldeneye for both grain production and fodder.

Also, see Haystack Mtn Brand for more information on Claymore Barley

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Claymore Barley Highland Specialty Grains Brochure

PDF version Highland Specialty Grains

Director of Research: Michael McKay
Marketing Director: Brett Despain

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(Hordeum vulgare)


Barley NRCS Plant Guide and Fact Sheet

PDF version of NRCS Plant Guide & Fact Sheet

Citation: Jacobs, A.A. 2016. Plant guide for common barley (Hordeum vulgare L.). USDA-Natural Resources Conservation Service,
Jamie L. Whitten Plant Materials Center. Coffeeville, Mississippi.

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Many plants have more than one common and scientific name. We've listed a few of them below.

  • Claymore Barley
  • Hordeum vulgare

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