2020 Collaborative Trials AAFC Brandon, MB
9th Canadian Barley Symposium
& 24th BMBRI Triennial Meeting – February 24 & 25, 2020 in Winnipeg, MB
BMBRI’s Guest of Honor Michael Brophy
Michael Brophy, and his wife Judith White, were the guests of honor at the annual BMBRI Liaison Dinner in Saskatoon on February 27, 2019. On behalf of BMBRI, Mary-Jane Maurice (right), took the opportunity to wish Michael well in his retirement and to thank him for his dedication and contribution to the barley industry in Canada.
BMBRI Honors Dr. Bill Legge on his retirement
Dr. Bill Legge and his wife Ellen, being presented with an original painting of him on the occasion of his retirement by BMBRI Board Chair Judd Carlson and Vice Chair Mary Jane Maurice, February 2017
Breeders and Researchers
Dr. Bill Legge, Dr Ana Badea and James Tucker (AAFC Brandon) and Dr. Aaron Beattie (U of S) demonstrate collaborative work among breeders at the Fusarium Head Blight screening nursery in Brandon in July 2016
BMBRI Collaborative Test Plots
At the University of Saskatchewan with retired breeder Dr. Bryan Harvey (right) and current breeder Dr. Aaron Beattie (centre) and Michael Brophy, BMBRI (left).
BMBRI and other breeding and research funding agencies tour
Agriculture Canada Brandon Research Centre in July 2016 hosted by Western Grains Research Foundation to view breeding and research projects.