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November 2016

May 2016

Crop Report #1 for German 2016 Spring Barley

2017-01-30T01:29:30+00:00 May 10th, 2016|malt & more|

Mid-April the Braugersten-Gemeinschaft e.V. (German Malting Barley Association) has released the first crop report on German spring barley plantings for 2016. The winter was warmer and more humid than the long-term reference mean, but pleasant weather from Mid-March let the soil dry fast. Therefore plantings were quick and compact and allowed sowing to take place [...]

March 2016

June 2015

Special X® goes Craft

2016-07-05T14:04:56+00:00 June 10th, 2015|malt & more|

Craft is a current topic in the brewing industry. Craft brewers interpret historic styles with unique twists and develop new styles that have no precedent. BEST Special X® has become a first choice craft malt. Currently, so called craftbeer brewers are typically using a wide variety of hops for the production of their highly diverse [...]