This week on Beer is a Conversation Matt meets Kevin Smith and Kevin Quinn from Bale Breaker Brewing in Yakima Washington.
Fifteen hours after announcing the arrival of two new hop varieties onto the Australian market, Tasmania-based hop broker Hopco put up the ‘sold out’ sign.
A $35-million expansion project by Hop Products Australia is well underway at its new farm in Victoria’s Buffalo River Valley.
Hop Products Australia has announced the second trial of a new hop variety, currently known as HPA-016.
On a special Breaking News edition of Beer is a Conversation, we chat with Cryer Malt’s David Cryer and Ryan Hopkins from Yakima Chief Hops about the announcement that Cryer Malt is the new distribution partner for the US hop supplier.
In the third Brews News Live from BrewCon 2018, Scott Hargrave and Will Tatchell chat with our special guest, hop grower Jason Perrault.
In the second episode of Brews News Live, from BrewCon 2018, Matt speaks with Dick Cantwell, co-founder of Elysian Brewing Company.
Hop Products Australia has just released its 2018 Hop Harvest Report and so this week on Beer is a Conversation, Matt delves into the report with Sales and Marketing Manager Owen Johnson, as well as a bonus chat with Stone Brewing’s Jeremy Moynier.
Steve Carpenter, Chief Operations Officer at Yakima Chief-Hopunion, joins James and Pete to discuss current trends in the hop sector and the challenges facing growers in a rapidly evolving craft beer market.
Long anticipated Victorian start-up Mitta Mitta Brewing finally began production late last year, and is currently in the midst of its 2018 hop harvest.