Face to Face Event and Visit

Barley Supply Chain & Maltings Tour

THURSDAY, 16th June 2022 - 13:00 to 16:00 BST

By the Scottish Section

THURSDAY, 16th June 2022 - 13:00 to 16:00 BST


Simpsons Malt
Tweedside Trading Estate
Tweed Valley Maltings
Berwick-upon-Tweed TD15 2UZ


This is a fantastic opportunity to have a full site visit of modern maltings, from barley intake through the whole spectrum of malting to outloading to customers.

Additionally, there will be a close look at barley and grain procurement and how this meets modern brewing and distilling needs, with the ever-changing climate and sustainability challenges facing us all. An ideal event for anyone wishing to further their career in brewing and distilling.

This FREE technical event will provide an overview of barley supply chain including barley seed department and the Fertilizer blending plant. Plus, a full tour of the Steep house, Germination/Kilning, Vessels, Germination Drums, Wastewater Treatment Plant, Peating Plant, Control Room & Out loading, Intake and Barley Storage Laboratory.

Why you should attend:

  • Obtain an understanding of barley procurement
  • See the full malting process on a modern site
  • Network with raw materials specialists who can offer an overview of malt and barley

Just 30 places are available. 

Deadline to register: Monday, 13th June

For more information: Get in contact with Ken Duncan at ibdscottish@ibd.org.uk