Industry Updates

Barley Market: Changing Before Our Eyes

Chris Swersey, technical brewing projects coordinator for the Brewers Association looks at the possible effects of the dismantling of the Canadian Wheat Board, the 2011 crop and the future of the barley market.

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Malting Barley Crop Insurance

Barley growers use updated risk management tools when they choose to plant barley instead of other crops.

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Hop Breeding 101

Very basic information about hop breeding and resources.

Brewers Association

Annual USDA Hop Crop Acreage Report

Annual USDA hop acreage report contains some good news for craft brewers with several key aroma varieties seeing significant acreage increases

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Hop Isomerization and UV Light

A review of hop components, isomerization of alpha acids, skunking and UV light in the context of sterilization

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Organic Yeast Regulations

Brewers of organic beers and yeast supply companies may be affected by pending regulatory changes...

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