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WDP Funding Announcement - Canadian Malting Barley Technical Centre

April 11, 2013
Winnipeg, Manitoba

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Minister Yelich at funding announcement for Canadian Malting Barley Technical Centre.

Minister Yelich announces an investment in the Canadian Malting Barley Technical Centre (CMBTC) that will strengthen the international competitiveness of Western Canada’s malt and malting barley industries.

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Minister Yelich at funding announcement for Canadian Malting Barley Technical Centre.

Minister Yelich visits the Canadian Malting Barley Technical Centre in Winnipeg (L to R: Bryce Lodge, CMBTC; Deye Tian, CMBTC; Minister Yelich; Ian McCaig, CMBTC; Dr. Yueshu Li, CMBTC; Dr. Mike Edney, Canadian Grain Commission; Rob McCaig, CMBTC).

Today, the Honourable Lynne Yelich, Minister of State for Western Economic Diversification, announced federal support for the Canadian Malting Barley Technical Centre (CMBTC) to test and analyze malt and malting barley to meet increased international barley quality standards for beer processing. News Release >