Upright winter annual that grows 1 1/2 – 3 feet tall. Has hollow jointed stems with narrow, tapered leaves. Leaves are broader than those of most other grasses. Flower spikes appear bearded because of their long awns. Winter barley requires vernalization to produce grain; spring types do not.
Becky Zhong, Jochum Wiersma, Kevin Smith, Brian Steffenson – University of Minnesota
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Francisco Arriaga, Jamie Patton – University of Wisconsin
YouTube Video: Cover Crop Selection and the Effects on Your Soil
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Kevin Shelley – University of Wisconsin
YouTube Video: Cover Crops: 16 demonstration plots and their seed mixes
James Hoorman, Alan Sundermeier, and Rafiq Islam- Ohio State University Extension
James Hoorman, Alan Sundermeir, and Rafiq Islam- Ohio State University Extension