Hop Crop 2019- Final Report
In the world of hop growers and merchants, it’s said that “All roads lead to Harvest,” harvest. Inevitably, harvest winds down for the year and you’re left standing in the empty fields among the barren trellises. This is the time when growers reflect on the year’s growing season and harvest while looking forward to the 2020 crop and it’s challenges and hopeful rewards.
Hop Crop Report – 7/25/19
With harvest beginning in about a month, we’re looking back at a growing season that has been fairly unique in weather patterns throughout the Northwest hop growing region.
2014 Malting Barley Crop Report
In this report, BSG President Ian Ward takes a look at the European and North American crops, contextualizing them into a global outlook, and touching on malt quality, yields, economics, and what brewers can expect. This year’s report has a wealth of knowledge, and we highly encourage brewers and brewery staff to review the report.