Hybrid Rye


MP3 download of workshop audio from MOSES 2019. PowerPoint slides from the presentation may be available on the conference website.

Workshop Session: Friday I 

Hybrid rye is a cost-effective crop with high-yield potential and improved nutrient efficiency that also provides good weed and disease suppression. Learn how to manage hybrid rye in different crop rotations and incorporate it in livestock feeding as whole plant silage or grain.

Tom Frantzen has a 320-acre diversified organic farm in NE Iowa. He and his wife, Irene, were the 2009 MOSES Organic Farmers of the Year.

Claus Nymand is a farmer and the product manager of hybrid rye in North America for KWS Cereals USA. He has been working with hybrid rye for the past 15 years.