Originator – Plant Production Institute named after V.Ya. Yuriev of NAAS.
Avhur was included in the State Register of Plant Varieties Suitable for Dissemination in Ukraine in 2017 for growing in the Steppe, Forest-Steppe and Woodlands.
Variety – nutans.
Ripeness group – mid-ripening.
A short cultivar. Plant height = 60 cm. The productive tillering capacity is high – 2.8 stems. 1000-grain weight = 44-46 g. Test weight = 700 g/L.
This cultivar boasts excellent brewing indicators: the extractivity is 83.1% (81.0% in check cultivar Xanadu); the malt quality score is 8.5 (excellent).
High lodging resistance. High resistance to smuts, Helminthosporium spot disease and powdery mildew.
The potential yield is 10.0 t/ha. In the state variety trials, the yield from this cultivar amounted to 7.30 t/ha (Ternopil Regional State Center for Plant Variety Examination, 2016) and 6.87 t/ha (Vinnytsia Regional State Center for Plant Variety Examination, 2015).
Farming techniques are conventional for the growing zone. Sowing is early.