ADI Offers Scholarships to NDSU Barley & Malt Short Course!

2016 NDSU BARLEY & MALT SHORT COURSE – CMG/ADI SCHOLARSHIP Deadline for applications: 9/14/2016 The American Distilling Institute believes in the ability of Craft maltsters to supply breweries and distilleries with the highest quality malts. In order to help the craft malting industry strive for excellence, the ADI has partnered with the Craft Maltsters Guild…

UESMBN- A Coordinated Variety Trial for Spring Malting Barley

Last year the Guild’s Research and Variety Committee met in Denver. We discussed some of the challenges that Craft Maltsters face. One challenge is the lack regionally adapted barley varieties. Another challenge is the lack of information about which current barley varieties may grow successfully in a particular region. Like Maine or Michigan. At this meeting Rich…

Hey – is that beer made from facultative doubled haploid malt? (3 of 4)

by Pat Hayes, OSU Barley Breeding Rock Star The answer today is most likely “no”. But it could well be a resounding “yes” in a few years. So cheers, and here’s how to be in the know when the opportunity comes. Let’s start with the word “facultative”, since it is tied directly to the looming…