Category Archives: Growers Spotlight

Join Us In July To See Where Your Barley Is Grown!

Sunrise over a WY barley field

Join us in Wyoming at our 3rd annual Bighorn Barley Tour July 10 and 11! We’ll kick things off with a fun evening at the Silver Dollar Saloon in downtown Cody, WY, on Tuesday July 9 before touring the Buffalo Bill Dam–part of the Shoshone Irrigation Project … [More]

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2019 Briess barley crop gets underway

Briess barley grower Dennis Davidson from Burlington, WY, watches as barley seed is loaded into his truck at the Briess Seed Plant in Powell, WY.

After a cold, snowy winter, I’m happy to report that Briess barley growers in Northwestern Wyoming and Southern Montana are busy planting the … [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
Following … [More]

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A Growing Growers Committee

We would like to give a special welcome to Jess Hoferer who has joined the 2018 Briess Growers Advisory Committee.

Jess is a third-generation Montana farmer, who, along with his brother Melvin, and son Tyrel, farm in the Clarks Fork River Valley near Silesia, MT. His grandfather first began … [More]

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Winners are announced for the 2018 Briess Wall Calendar Photo Contest

 

This year marked our fourth annual calendar photo contest. Photographers from Wisconsin, Minnesota, Wyoming and Montana submitted stunning images from barley fields to wedding cupcakes. Each image portrayed the subtle beauty of barley from fields to finished good. After all the … [More]

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