Acacia Coast provides an update of her visit to Kentucky, offering support to the state brewers guild.
Acacia Coast attends the inaugural brewers guild formation meeting in Oklahoma.
Acacia Coast attends initial guild meeting in Connecticut and meets with the Rhode Island brewing community to discuss possible guild formation.
Acacia Coast provides an update on the Florida Brewers Guild
Acacia Coast provides an update on the Texas Brewers Guild.
Acacia Coast attends the Brewers of Pennsylvania annual guild meeting.
Small brewers of Alaska meet for their annual guild meeting during Alaska Beer Week.
Michigan small brewers convene for annual winter conference.
Trip notes on a recent Arizona Brewers Guild meeting by State Brewers Association Coordinator, Acacia Coast.
As 2011 wrapped up, the national guilds roster had grown by five, with Louisiana, Tennessee, Delaware, Utah, and Kansas establishing state small brewers associations. More than three-quarters of the 50 U.S. states now have some form of a small craft brewe
The Brewers Association is committed to providing resources to both existing associations and those in the conceptual or formative stages. Our staff attend 20-30 guild meetings a year to share information and gather best practices from a national perspective. The Brewers Association also assists state association efforts to fight state excise tax increase proposals and support pro-craft legislative initiatives.