CDC Haymaker Forage Oat CDC Haymaker forage oats have forage or green feed yield advantage over other oats because the stems are thinner vs non forage oat vareities and more digestible compared to other oats. CDC Haymaker has higher biomass vs CDC Baler forage oats. CDC Haymaker oats are great for double cropping, silage, swath grazing, bale grazing, green feed, and forage blends with peas or other cover crops.
7% higher forage yield than CDC Baler
Good forage quality with improved digestibility
Tall stature with late maturity
Large plump seed
Moderately susceptible to Crown and Stem Rust
Fair lodging tolerance
Breeder Dr. Brian Rossnagel and Dr. Aaron Beattie Crop Development CentreUniversity of Saskatchewan