Current Inventory

Well we are almost sold out from the 2016 hop growing season. Current varieties available are: Centennial: 1 lb Cascade: Sold out Columbus (CTZ) : 40 lbs Chinook: 2.5 lbs Crystal: 1.9lbs Sterling: 17.5 lbs Mount Hood: 1.5lbs Magnum: 2.4lbs Doogs: Sold out to a local brewer every year. If …

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Summit Plants

The Boxes and boxes of clean plant stock arrived from Summit Plant labs in Colorado. I didn’t get too many pictures of the “Meat Eating Bastards” and friends who showed up to help with the planting. All I can say is thank God they did. What a mammoth task… Thanks …

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Wolf WHE 170

Awesome News! The hop picker arrived from Germany this week. The USD exchange rate was a killer, but we are so stoked to have it. John has been amazing and will be coming back in the summer to re-assemble it in time for harvest… I don’t know who is happier …

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Czech

I’ve been studying hops for a while now and have been curious about how they are grown in Europe. Having been to Prague before and totally falling in love with the city, we decided to base ourselves there and explore the hop growing regions of the Czech republic. What a …

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Expansion for 2016

Well into the massive learning curve we have decided to plant another 2640 plant in the spring of 2016. Hop yards C & D have been set aside, measured, re-measured, paced, agonized over, re-measured, staked out and finally…. construction has started. It’s a lot of work for the one man …

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Harvest 2015

Harvest 2015 was pretty good really. We are still on a small scale and although it was a tough growing season full of the challenges that occur when the temp is perfect for mildew, we did ok. Our Stirling hops were, well, for want of a better word Stirling…. Them and …

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