How to increase barley yield

How to increase barley yield

High barley yields come from achieving the correct ear numbers, maintaining a healthy, green leaf canopy, increasing grain numbers per ear and grain size. A balanced crop nutrition program including all macro and micro nutrients is essential to help manage all of these components.

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Check if your barley has a nutrient deficiency

Identify and diagnose if your barley is suffering from nutrient deficiencies and learn how to control or correct the deficiency. Choose a nutrient below to learn more about the symptoms of its deficiency in cereals and its effect on crop growth and development.

Barley crop nutrition programmes
Barley crop nutrition programmes

Barley crop nutrition programmes

Yara's solid fertiliser and foliar programmes for barley are based around YaraBela and YaraMila solid fertilisers and the YaraVita foliar micronutrients.

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Yara agronomist advice on barley

Useful tools

The farmer's toolbox is a collection of tools help you to make better decisions about fertiliser choice and application to maximise crop yield and quality whilst keeping costs in check, avoiding over-fertilisation and protecting the environment.