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Posted on January 16, 2017
(Calgary, AB) January 16, 2017 – Barley Council of Canada (BCC) welcomes three new directors following its annual general meeting on…
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Posted on December 2, 2016
Status: Open The Barley Council of Canada (BCC) is pleased to announce a call for letters of intent (LOI) for…
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Posted on December 1, 2016
Annual General Meeting (FYE 2016) January 11, 2017 8:30 AM–10:30 AM (CST) Saskatoon Inn and Conference Centre 2002 Airport Drive,…
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Barley Farmers Get What They Pray For

Canadian farmers have learned to expect the unexpected, so their relief at the lack of shocking news on the price front this harvest should come as no surprise. “Malt and feed prices have stayed very stable,” said Dave… Read More

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Barley Field Update: Malt Barley Prices

Our climate was both a help and a hindrance to the malt barley market this year. “The 2013 crop was very good, but ’14 and ’15 have been a struggle,” said Bob Sutton, vice-president with Rahr Malting out… Read More

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Feed Barley Prices Fed By Fear

Panic impacted the marketplace this season, as evidenced by the latest feed barley figures. ”Drought fears raised prices this summer,” said Jay Burrows, general manager of commodity trading with Western Feedlots in southern Alberta. “That was largely based… Read More

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