Fodder Seed

A fairly new way of feeding animals, a fodder system allows the grower to feed the entire plant and roots. The fuller plant provides more nutrition and varies depending on the seed selected.

Fodder Rule of thumb is “2% of the animal’s live body weight of fodder per day.”

Recommended Fodder Seed

Newdale Barley – ASK / 48#


  • Two-row barley
  • High yielding
  • Good resistance to stem rust, surface borne smut, spot blotch and common root rot


Lacey Barley – $14.95/ 48#

  • Extremely respectable for forage
  • Six-row barley
  • Medium size kernels
  • Good lodging resistance


Tradition Barley  – $15.95/ 48#

  • A NDSU variety
  • Excellent agronomic performance and malt quality
  • Medium maturity, medium-short height and strong straw
  • Semi-smooth awns
  • Six row malting barley


 

“This is 7 days of growth of Lacey Barley. The Relative Feed Value (RFV) was 167 and was 28.5% protein on a dry matter basis.”

LACEY BARLEY

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