AMBA Links




National Brewer Organizations and other Groups

American Society of Brewing Chemists
Master Brewers Association of the Americas
Brewing and Malting Barley Research Institute
Brewers Association
Institute of Barley and Malt Sciences
The Beer Institute
Beer Serves America - (Contribution of Beer to US Economy)
Here's to Beer - (Brewing Process, Facts, etc.)
National Barley Foods Council


State Barley Grower Orgnizations 

Idaho Barley Commission                     
Minnesota Small Grains Page                
Montana Wheat and Barley Committee                 
North Dakota Barley Council
Washington Grain Alliance


State Extension Services

Colorado State University Cooperative Extension       
University of Idaho, Cooperative Extension System               
Minnesota Extension Service               
Montana State University Extension Service
North Dakota State University Extension Service
Oregon State University Extension Service


Weather & Climate

National Weather Service (NOAA)
North Dakota Weather Information (NDAWN)
SnowPack Maps
Reservoir Storage Graphs
Water Supply links
Drought Monitor Home


Academic Departments or Labs

University of Saskatchewan Barley Program       
USDA-ARS Cereal Crops Research Unit           
USDA-ARS Cereal Disease Laboratory
USDA-ARS Plant Science and Water Conservation Res. Lab.
USDA-ARS Small Grains Germplasm Research Facility


US Statistics and Agencies

U.S. Federal Government Agencies
Foreign Agricultural Service
USDA Economic Research Service
Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service
USDA Risk Management Agency
GIPSA/Federal Grain Inspection Service
World Supply and Demand Estimates
USDA National Agricultural Statistics Service


State Statistical Offices

Colorado Agricultural Statistics Service
Idaho Agricultural Statistics Service
Minnesota Agricultural Statistics Service
Montana Agricultural Statistics Service
North Dakota Agricultural Statistics Service
Oregon Agricultural Statistics Service
South Dakota Agricultural Statistics Service
Washington Agricultural Statistics Service
Wyoming Agricultural Statistics Service



US Government Patent Search
International Intellectual Property Links


Market Information

Chicago Board of Trade
Minneapolis Grain Exchange
Winnipeg Commodity Exchange (ICE)



Statistics Canada
Alberta Agriculture, Food and Rural Development
Saskatchewan Agriculture and Food

Publications and Information

Barley CAP News Blog
Barley World
The National Plant Germplasm System (NPGS)
National Wheat & Barley Scab Initiative
Barley Journal at MSU

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St. Paul – November 17, 2015 – The University of Minnesota (UM) has played an integral part in the development of malting barley for over a century.  In the early part of the 20th …
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