California Governor Jerry Brown has signed AB 2203, landmark legislation that makes it illegal for any person to obliterate, mutilate or mark out the manufacturers name on a metal keg without the written consent of …More
Registration is now open for the Draught Beer Quality Workshop at the 2014 Great American Beer Festival®. Developed by the Draught Beer Quality Subcommittee, the workshop, slated for Friday, October 3, will benefit anyone in the beer industry with a stake in delivering high quality draught beer.
USDA National Agricultural Statistics Service (“NASS”) recently released their annual Hop Area Forecast report detailing hop variety data by state. (Note: the original report issued by NASS on June 11 included errors which were revised …More
For the sixth consecutive year the Brewers Association’s Export Development Program is participating in the Great British Beer Festival. The U.K. is one of the largest markets for EDP members. The BA will be displaying an …More
Growler use by consumers and retailers is becoming an increasingly popular way to bring the retail draught beer experience home or to transport rare or small production beers. The important decision to fill and use growlers …More
USDA National Agricultural Statistics Service recently released their annual Hop Acreage Report, detailing hop variety data by state. The news is very good for craft brewers. A quick glance shows a substantial increase in overall …More
Brewers Association Draught Beer Quality Working Group Transitions to Subcommittee, Matt Meadows New Chairperson
The Brewers Association (BA) draught beer quality working group has transitioned from a standing working group to full-fledged subcommittee of the technical committee. Brewers Association working groups typically perform specific tasks then disband upon completion of …More
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The recent Power Hour presentation, Economics of Draught Beer Quality, is now available on DraughtQuality.org and in the Members Only area of BrewersAssociation.org
The Brewers Association's safety subcommittee has announced the introduction of a new program to be featured on the BA Forum, the Safety Exchange.