Established in 1948, the Brewing and Malting Barley Research Institute has provided a voice for maltsters and brewers in malt barley research, and new variety development, for over 75 years.

Industry Announcements

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BMBRI Grant Funding 2024-25

The Brewing and Malting Barley Research Institute (BMBRI) approved research grant funding of up to $136,000 in 2024-25.

Learn more about the BMBRI Grant program here
Dr. Hiroshi Kubota, AAFC Research Scientist

CBRC and BMBRI commit $1.5 million to the GROW Barley Agronomy Research Program

The Canadian Barley Research Coalition (CBRC) and BMBRI have partnered to support the GROW Barley agronomy program with a commitment of $1.5M over seven years.

Learn more about GROW Barley here


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or groups with an interest in the Canadian malting barley, malt and brewing industry.