News & Information

BMBRI Research Grant

04/03/2008

The Brewing and Malting Barley Research Institute (BMBRI) represents nine leading North American malting and brewing companies. The BMBRI provides research grants for projects related to the improvement of malting barley varieties and their performance. Recently, the Board of Directors of the BMBRI made its funding decisions for the 2008-2009 fiscal year. Read More

Our Newest Member

12/06/2007

The Brewing and Malting Barley Research Institute (BMBRI) is pleased to welcome its newest member, Sierra Nevada Brewing Company, Inc. Sierra Nevada joined the BMBRI in January 2007. Read More

Winning Malting Barley Growers Announced for 2004 Barley Quality Competition

21/01/2005

For the second year in a row, Saskatchewan producers Ron and Glenda St. John of Kindersley have been recognized for their award-winning malting barley during the 2004 Malting Barley Quality Competition (MBQC). Read More

Malting Barley Quality Competition Deadline is December 15, 2004

22/11/2004

Due to the continuing challenges that both farmers and malting barley selectors are facing this year, the Barley Development Council is again extending the deadline for samples to be received for the 2004 Malting Barley Quality Competition (MBQC). Read More

Malting industry urges caution when drying malting barley

16/09/2004

Farmers should carefully consider the risk of quality damage before pursuing on-farm drying of malting barley, says the Brewing and Malting Barley Research Institute, an organization representing malting and brewing companies. Read More

19th BMBRI Triennial Barley Improvement Meeting

15/09/2004

The 19th BMBRI Triennial Barley Improvement Meeting is scheduled to be held in Saskatoon, Saskatchewan on Tuesday, October 19, Wednesday, October 20 and Thursday, October 21, 2004. Read More

2003 MBQC Winners Learn About Malting Barley Industry

05/04/2004

The provincial winners of the Barley Development Council’s 2003 Malting Barley Quality Competition (MBQC) saw firsthand how the malting barley they grow is processed domestically and shipped to overseas customers, when they visited facilities near Saskatoon and in Vancouver from March 23 to 25, 2004. Read More

Grand champion and provincial winners named in 2003 Malting Barley Quality Competition

24/11/2003

James and Eileen Stanger of Drumheller, Alberta are the grand champion and two-row winners for Alberta/B.C. in this year’s Malting Barley Quality Competition (MBQC) held by the Barley Development Council (BDC). The provincial two-row winners for Saskatchewan are Ron and Glenda St. John from Kindersley with Ed and Jane Fielder from Spalding selected as the six-row winners for Saskatchewan. The provincial two-row winners for Manitoba are Tom and Laureen Fingas from Inglis and the Manitoba six-row winner is Sean Katchin from Angusville. No six-row winner was named for Alberta/B.C. Read More

2003 Malting barley quality competition district winners chosen

11/11/2003

Fourteen district winners for two-row malting barley and six-row malting barley have been chosen in the Barley Development Council’s 2003 Malting Barley Quality Competition (MBQC). Read More