Articles about grains


IGC raises grains output outlook for 2018-19

Last updated: 07/18/2018

LONDON, ENGLAND — The International Grains Council (IGC) forecast total grains production at 2.088 billion tonnes in 2018-19, up from 2.087 billion in March but down from 2.093 b

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The Reservoir Four have arrived on our shores!

Last updated: 07/14/2018

Along with some top-notch new batches, we've got a quartet of brand new bottlings from Reservoir Distillery! We've got plenty of new releases for you lucky folks today, so grab yo

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Not Everyone's Happy About Britain's Hottest Summer in Four Decades

Last updated: 07/09/2018

The U.K.’s hottest summer in four decades is threatening wheat crops and raising the prospect of more imports of cheaper grain. Hot and dry weather in the past two months has pr

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Westland American Oak

Last updated: 06/24/2018

We’ll be seeing more of Westland and its whiskies in the coming years. Recently on Malt we tackled their sherry wood and peated expressions and were left fairly impressed. The co

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Is Wheatgrass Gluten-Free?

Last updated: 06/24/2018

Protein powders and smoothies are often fortified with wheatgrass or barley grass. I’m endlessly curious, however, when I see products with wheatgrass or barley grass labeled

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The Power Of People: USGC Recognizes Paul Jeschke For Five Years Of Service - U.S. GRAINS COUNCIL

Last updated: 06/22/2018

Illinois corn farmer Paul Jeschke attended his first U.S. Grains Council (USGC) meeting in the late 1970s but did not become more involved in the organization until his wife, Donna

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Dry weather may curb promising EU wheat crop

Last updated: 06/20/2018

PARIS (Reuters) - Warm, dry weather in the European Union has boosted wheat crops after a damp, chilly start to spring, but dryness is now a risk in some zones as wheat enters a ke

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Council Demonstrates Value Of Consistency To Jordanian Grain Inspectors - U.S. GRAINS COUNCIL

Last updated: 06/17/2018

Inconsistent grain inspections and improper sampling procedures make it difficult for grain importers in Jordan to determine if they are receiving the quality of grain for which th

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The grain harvest outlook for Russia, Ukraine under threat due to drought

Last updated: 06/17/2018

Crops in Russia and Ukraine have been hurt by hot dry weather that may reduce the harvest this year. Drought in the southern Russian regions of Rostov, Stavropol, and Volgograd cou

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Poison in the breakroom: Workplace snacks a major source of junk food

Last updated: 06/16/2018

No one thinks those cupcakes in the office kitchen are good for you, but a new study shows just how much junk Americans are eating at work, and it’s a lot. More than 20 percent

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