World - Barley production quantity

156,836,485 (thousand tonnes) in 2020

In 2022, barley production for World was 154 million thousand tonnes. Though World barley production fluctuated substantially in recent years, it tended to decrease through 1973 - 2022 period ending at 154 million thousand tonnes in 2022.

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What is barley production?

Hordeum spp.: two-row barley (H. disticum) six-row barley (H. hexasticum) four-row barley (H. vulgare). Tolerates poorer soils and lower temperatures better than does wheat. Varieties include with husk and without (naked). Used as a livestock feed, for malt and for preparing foods. The roasted grains are a coffee substitute.

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What is World barley production?