AMBA’s Objectives are to enhance the national public sector barley research infrastructure; develop malting barley varieties with improved agronomic and quality characters; help implement programs to benefit producers and increase production; and represent the malting and brewing industry regarding public and regulatory issues that impact barley.
The American Malting Barley Association, Inc. (AMBA) Mission is to encourage and support production of an adequate supply of high quality malting barley for the malting and brewing industry and increase our understanding of malting barley.
Milwaukee, WI – September 21, 2021 – The American Malting Barley Association (AMBA) is pleased to announce Ashley McFarland as the new Vice President-Technical Director, a position previously held by Scott Heisel who will assume the role of President October 1st when retiring President, Mike Davis becomes Senior Advisor. Full Release
Milwaukee – January 12, 2021 – The American Malting Barley Association (AMBA) Board of Directors has developed a list of recommended malting barley varieties to US growers for the 2021 crop year. Flavia, Mayflower and Moravian 179 are added fro the 2021 growing season. Full Release
Milwaukee, WI – April 27, 2020 – The American Malting Barley Association (AMBA) Board of Directors has approved the addition of ABI Eagle to the list of recommended malting barley varieties for 2020. Full Release