View Recommended Lists for wheat, barley, oats, oilseed rape and other crops
The AHDB Recommended Lists for cereals and oilseeds (RL) publications and resources provide information on yield and quality performance, agronomic features and market options to assist with variety selection.
The RL is updated annually with the latest update for 2023/24 being published on 28th November 2022. The latest lists can be accessed online here.
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Oats (Avena sativa) is a cereal grown for human and animal consumption. In the UK, both winter and spring varieties are available. In 2021, ~210,000 ha of oats were grown in GB.
Oilseed Rape is the most widely grown break crop in the UK. The seed is crushed to produce vegetable oil and the remaining rapeseed meal is a high protein animal feed.
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The AHDB Recommended List is part of the fabric of arable farming and is the engine drivi
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