Barley Variety Dictionary

The decision has been made to end the printing of new supplements for the Barley Variety Dictionary. New varieties (especially malting varieties) will be made available here. Descriptions of the following varieties are currently available as Acrobat (pdf) files.

 

 

Six-Row Malting Varieties

Celebration
Lacey
Legacy
Quest
Robust
Stellar-ND
Tradition

  

Two-Row Malting Varieties

AC Metcalfe
CDC Copeland
CDC Meredith
Conlon
Conrad
Harrington
Hockett
Merit
Merit 57
Pinnacle

 

Other Varieties

B1202*
B2601*
Baronesse
Drummond*
Excel*
Foster*
Stander*
Valier
Xena

* Recommended for malting and brewing in previous years.

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2018-05-17
Milwaukee, WI – May 17, 2018 – The major malting barley growing regions of the US extend from the Northern Great Plains, through the intermountain mountains and into the Pacific …
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2019-07-08
Milwaukee – July 9, 2019 - The American Malting Barley Association (AMBA) Board of Directors added the following variety to the recommended list of malting barley varieties for 2019. LCS …
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