Crop- and Harvest Reports

Crop Report#2 German 2022 spring barley – july 15

There ist no table for this report! Based on initial seed sales and acreage estimates in May by the agricultural organizations of the different German states, the German Brewing Barley Association (Braugersten-Gemeinschaft e.V.) issued a conservative acreage forecast that needs to be revised upwards as the 2022 harvest approaches. The most likely German spring barley […]


Crop Report #1 German 2023 Spring Barley

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Crop Report #3 German Spring Barley – June, 26 2023

table for download >>>here Based on the first reliable barley acreage figures (IACS data) and crop estimates supplied by the malting barley associations of the German federal states, the Germany Malting Barley Association has now compiled an up-to-date report of the current state of malting barley cultivation in Germany. The reduction in the total area […]


Crop Report # 1 German Spring Brewing Barley – May 16, 2022

Table for Download >>>>here Based on seed sales and initial acreage estimates by the agricultural organizations of the different German states, the German Brewing Barley Association (Braugersten-Gemeinschaft e.V.) expects about 330,000 ha (some 815,000 acres) of malting-quality spring barley to be planted in 2022. This is a year-over-year increase of roughly 20,000 ha or 11 […]


Final Crop Report: German 2021 Spring Barley

table for download >>>here Already in September 2021, the Braugersten-Gemeinschaft e.V. (German Brewing Barley Association) released an initial harvest report. It was based on preliminary analyses of “special harvest assessments” conducted by the state chambers of agriculture and agricultural institutes, as well as on qualitative data from individual sample batches collected by the German malting […]


Harvest Report #1 German 2021 Spring Barley

table for download >>>>here Early results of the 2021 German spring barley campaign suggest that this year’s harvest has come in far below the values forecast even as late as the regular barley inspection tours in late summer. At that time, expectations were still high because of adequate moisture in the soil and moderate weather […]


Final 2022 German Brewing Barley Harvest Report

Table for Download>>> Considering the extreme weather conditions in the spring and summer of the German 2022 crop year, the most recent malting-quality barley harvest turned out relatively well. Surveys and evaluations by various agricultural bodies in the German states show a total cultivation area of 367,000 ha (303,000 ha in 2021), as well as […]


Crop Report #2 German 2021 – Spring Barley

Table for Download >>>>here Based on the first reliable data for the cultivation area of German brewing barley, as well as additional estimates by various state agricultural associations, the German Braugersten-Gemeinschaft (Brewing Barley Association) has compiled its most recent crop report for spring barley. Contrary to initial estimates which were based primarily on seed sales […]


Crop Report #1 German Spring Barley – April 23, 2021

Table for Download >>>>here Spring barley plantings in Germany are now complete. Based on the amount of seeds purchased by farmers and on initial estimates by the German state agricultural associations, the Braugersten-Gemeinschaft (Brewing Barley Association) expects the spring barley acreage to tally up to ​approximately 346,000 ha (roughly 840,000 acres) this year. This represents […]


Final German 2020 Brewing Barley Crop Report

table for Download >>>here The Agriculture Institutes and Chambers of Agriculture in all German states have now completed their assessments of the 2020 spring barley harvest. Likewise, the stake holders in the trade chain, including the maltsters, have finished their evaluations of the current crop. Unfortunately, because of the pandemic, the details of their analyses […]




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