Author Archives: Bernadette Wasdovitch

Please vote BRIESS SPECIALTY MALTS for the Coolest Thing Made in Wisconsin

Thanks to everyone who voted for Briess Specialty Malts in last week’s primary voting for the Coolest Thing Made in Wisconsin! We couldn’t be more excited to make it into the Sweet 16, and are asking for your continued support and votes. It’s simple. Voting continues daily through to and … [More]

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Barley harvest 2018 is underway

It’s a busy but exciting time of year in Bighorn Barley country right now, with the annual malting barley harvest in full swing. Harvest typically starts about the third week in July, when the first truckloads of barley randomly begin rolling into the Briess elevator in Ralston, WY.

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Celebrating Earth Day

April 22 marks the 48th anniversary of Earth Day, a national day focused on the environment and founded by former U.S. Senator Gaylord Nelson from Wisconsin. Earth Day is now acknowledged throughout the world as a … [More]

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See Briess on Wisconsin PBS Saturday, March 17

This Saturday, March 17, the WI PBS series “Around the Corner with John McGivern” featuring Manitowoc, airs on Channel 36 at 4 pm. We’re excited that our Mani Barley Processing/Malting Operation is one of several businesses featured. Watch for President Ryan O’Toole and Plant Manager Dave … [More]

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Another ‘Seed to Specialty’ season is underway

Spring planting is just around the corner for Briess barley growers in Wyoming’s Bighorn Basin and other barley growing regions. At Briess, our staff at the Ralston Elevator and Powell Seed Plant started preparing for spring planting many months ago.

Starting with pure seed
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