Ballintoy, a late heading tetraploid perennial ryegrass is the newest variety to be released by AFBI and will be marketed by commercial partner Barenbrug
Ballintoy produces high yields of quality grass for grazing and silage, with particularly good spring growth. The first seed will be marketed throughout the UK in 2019 and this variety will further the portfolio of over 30 varieties which have been bred by AFBI for use on local farms.
- AFBI's 'Woody plant' seminar maps the future for the local industry 16 January 2019
- Christmas Message from AFBI CEO and Staff 21 December 2018
- AFBI unveils Ballintoy and Gosford – new ryegrasses for spring 2019 21 December 2018
- Meet the Scientist - Dr David Patterson 21 December 2018