The CMBTC issued the preliminary 2017 new crop malting barley quality evaluation report on October 31st, 2017 based on pilot scale sample malting and brewing tests. The report can be found at the following link: CMBTC 2017 MALTING BARLEY CROP QUALITY ASSESSMENT (pdf)
New Crop Quality Evaluation Reports
Quality of Western Canadian Malting Barley
The Grain Research Laboratory and the CMBTC collaborate on the annual publication of the Quality of Western Canadian Malting Barley. This report is based on micro scale samples and malting data to provide an overview of the quality of the new crop each year by variety. The report also provides data on provincial seeded area and production.