From Grain to Glass

The untapped potential of LCS Genie in the craft beer market By Matthew Curtis Cold is the name given to an unfiltered, Pilsner-style beer produced by TRVE Brewing (pronounced “True”) in Denver, Colorado. Brewed very much in the style of the classic German lagers that influenced it, on your first taste Cold presents flavors [...]

By |2022-03-28T12:26:28-06:00March 28th, 2022|Categories: Acres to Ales, Malting Barley, News and Events|0 Comments

CoAXium Soft White Winter Wheats Are Here

Wheat growers of the Pacific Northwest have been hearing about the CoAXium® Wheat Production System at industry meetings and field days for the past four years. Aggressor® herbicide’s effectiveness at controlling grassy weeds was clearly demonstrated and excitement for CoAXium was high, but varieties were limited. Only hard red winter wheat lines in a [...]

By |2022-03-07T15:44:48-06:00March 6th, 2022|Categories: CoAXium WPS, News and Events, Pacific Northwest|0 Comments

Navigating COVID-19 in the Northern Plains

Russell Oberg, our Regional Commercial Manager (RCM) for the Northern Plains, is in the middle of his sales season for hard red spring wheat seed during a global pandemic. But if you’ve met Russell, you know he always has a positive spin on things. Read on to learn about Russell’s thoughts and experiences during [...]

By |2020-04-27T14:44:04-06:00April 27th, 2020|Categories: News and Events, Northern Plains, Uncategorized|0 Comments

Winter Wheat Variety Breakdown

A closer look at some of Limagrain Cereal Seed’s soft white winter wheats. The Pacific Northwest has more varying microclimates than any other wheat producing region in the US. Growing conditions range from high precipitation with cold winters to low rainfall with severe heat and anything in between. In addition, there is the challenge of [...]

By |2019-10-16T11:12:22-06:00October 16th, 2019|Categories: Pacific Northwest|0 Comments

UI / IWC / LCS Partnership Launches New Brand with VI Bulldog and VI Frost

The collaboration between the University of Idaho (UI) and Limagrain Cereal Seeds (LCS) is a prime example of shared success; benefiting the UI, LCS and most importantly, Idaho wheat growers. In 2012, the Idaho Wheat Commission (IWC) worked with the University of Idaho (UI) to establish a collaboration with the international wheat and barley breeding [...]

By |2019-09-20T10:34:08-06:00September 20th, 2019|Categories: Pacific Northwest, Uncategorized|0 Comments