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Craft Maltsters Guild Presents First-Ever Awards for Malt Excellence

Root Shoot Malting, Mainstem Malt and Carolina Malt House take home a coveted Malt Cup with pale malts seeded by LCS craft barley The Craft Maltsters Guild presented its inaugural Malt Cup awards last month to three malt houses that exemplify the highest standards of quality and craftsmanship in malting. In a field [...]

By |2019-03-22T14:42:24-06:00March 6th, 2019|Categories: Acres to Ales, Malting Barley, News and Events|0 Comments

Wheat Quality Council Adds LCS Rebel as a New Quality Standard

Balanced LCS hard red spring wheat selected as a 2019 western quality check variety The Wheat Quality Council has added LCS Rebel to its list of hard red spring quality checks — varieties that set the bar for end-use quality across the country. LCS Rebel was named a western quality check for 2019, [...]

Barley + Beer = Better Field Days

Field day season had always been the time of year I look forward to most during my career in the Pacific Northwest wheat industry. I love analyzing the different plots of wheat, hearing about upcoming research and variety development, and most of all, I enjoy the social aspect of communicating with different members of [...]

By |2018-09-17T12:55:55-06:00September 17th, 2018|Categories: Acres to Ales, Field Day, Malting Barley|0 Comments

First Annual N. Idaho Collaborative Field Day

Last November at the Tri-State Grain Growers convention, we had the first conversation about combining efforts with a few different organizations to host a large field day in N. Idaho. Like the beginning of many great ideas, this one started in the Hospitality Suite after a few Pendleton's with our friends from the University of Idaho [...]

By |2018-07-03T12:42:18-06:00July 3rd, 2018|Categories: News and Events|Tags: , |0 Comments

Record-Breaking Year in the Northern Plains

Hard red spring wheats deliver yield, protein and straw strengthDemand for Limagrain Cereal Seeds (LCS) wheat seed is at an all-time high in the Northern Plains. LCS varieties excelled at test sites across the region in 2017, and sales are flourishing for spring planting.Hard red spring wheat LCS Rebel made its debut this growing season [...]

By |2018-04-25T13:18:24-06:00March 26th, 2018|Categories: News and Events|Tags: , , |0 Comments