Barley Varieties Registered in the Czech Republic after Harvest 2016
Keywords:barley, variety, malting quality
In 2016, following spring barley malting varieties were registered in the Czech Republic: Soulmate, Remark, Pop, Leenke, and LG Monus. The variety LG Monus fulfi lled the requirements given in the application for the protected geographical indication “České pivo”. The highest extract content in malt was exhibited by the varieties Soulmate (84.1%) and Leenke (83.6%). The varieties Soulmate, Remark, Pop, and Leenke exhibited the above average to optimal level of proteolytic, amylolytic and cytolytic modifi cation. Further, non-malting varieties of spring barley Ovation and Forman were registered.