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BMBRI will provide a total of $142,175 in total grants for breeding, agronomy and quality research projects, which includes a continuation of an annual contribution to the 2013-2018 Agri Innovation Program (AIP) Barley Breeding and Research cluster of $87,175, plus $55,000 for a number of other non-AIP breeding and research projects.
For details see 2016-17 BMBRI Research Grants
Following its annual Board of Directors meeting in Winnipeg on June 16, BMBRI has announced its annual research grants for 2015-16 for malting barley breeding and research. BMBRI has been providing such research funding since its establishment in 1948 in support of its core mandate – development of improved malting barley for growers and industry in Canada.
Barley science in Canada received a major boost today with the signing of agreements for the “Adding Value to Barley National Research Cluster” project.
New research grants for 2013-14 to a total value of $115,000 have been approved BMBRI’s Board of Directors and Technical Committee. “BMBRI is very pleased that the major portion of our approved research grants for 2013-14 are for malting barley breeding and research projects that will be part of the new five-year Canadian Barley Research Cluster being funded under the government of Canada’s Agri-Innovation Program (AIP). Read More
New research funding for 2012-13 has been announced by the Brewing and Malting Barley Research Institute (BMBRI). Read More
2012 Special Report – Elite Barley grower recognition program honors best barley producers
Winnipeg, Man., January 16, 2012. Fifteen barley producers from across Canada are being honored under the Elite Barley grower recognition program for their excellence in producing malt barley in 2011. Read More
A new round of research funding from the Brewing and Malting Barley Research Institute (BMBRI) aims to build a more compelling economic and agronomic case for farmers to maintain and expand barley acres. Read More
Winnipeg, Wednesday May 26, 2010: The Brewing and Malting Barley Research Institute (BMBRI) is pleased to announce its research project funding for 2010-11. BMBRI represents nine leading North American malting and brewing members and associated members in the value chain. It provides annual research grants for projects related to the improvement of malting barley varieties, production and processing. BMBRI recognizes the importance of continued support to the scientific community for further work in both basic and applied research that will lead to new developments in malting barley breeding. Read More
The Brewing and Malting Barley Research Institute (BMBRI) is pleased to announce that grants for the following projects have been awarded for the upcoming 2009-10 fiscal year (April 1, 2009 – March 31, 2010). (* indicates principal investigator) Read More
WINNIPEG – Ed McCallum, Chairman of the Board of Directors of the Brewing and Malting Barley Research Institute (BMBRI) is pleased to announce the appointment of Michael Brophy as BMBRI’s new President and CEO. Mr. Brophy started in this position at the end of August. Read More