But is it viable?

That was the question I asked on April 22, 2013.  As the pictures show, the answer is yes. These grains were past the milk stage but still soft.

April 25, 2013

April 27, 2013

May 1, 2013

May 1, 2013

In addition, I also attempted germination on a large number of possibly treated seeds and, while germination at around 20%, was very poor, I still got enough seed germination to pot up 24 seeds which will allow me to grow out enough to produce what I need to test ease of threshing and have enough seed for next year if the threshing test warrants growing it.

May 7, 2013

May 7, 2013

More pictures.

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