Pesquisa Agropecuária Brasileira
On-line version ISSN 1678-3921
AMABILE, Renato Fernando et al. BRS Deméter: new malting barley cultivar for irrigated Brazilian savanna. Pesq. agropec. bras. [online]. 2008, vol.43, n.9, pp. 1247-1249. ISSN 1678-3921. http://dx.doi.org/10.1590/S0100-204X2008000900020.
BRS Deméter is a spring, two-rowed barley, widely adapted to irrigated areas of the savanna, in Central Brazil. It presents production stability and high malting quality, with yield potential above 5,000 kg ha-1. It fulfills both the farmer and malting industry expectations regarding competitive yield and brewing quality.