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24 Brewpubs Featured in GABF Pavilion

Brewpubs offer a unique experience to beer lovers—the ability to dine and enjoy a brew right from the source. More than 35 percent of the more than 4,500 U.S. breweries are considered brewpubs. To celebrate this growing …More

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Help BA Develop Cost of Goods Sold (COGS) Manual

The BA Finance Committee, with the help of EKS&H, is creating a Cost of Goods Sold (COGS) manual to develop a craft brewing standard for calculating COGS. Your participation is needed to help us make a …More

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Help Hop Growers Help You

In the U.S. there has never been a more dynamic period of time in the hop industry than the past 9 years. In 2010, U.S. aroma hop acreage stood at 8100, or around 26% of the …More

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NY Times Op-Ed on Big Beer Merger Authored by Bob Pease

The proposed merger between Anheuser-Busch InBev and SAB Miller is on the minds of small and independent brewers across the country. The Brewers Association (BA) has been tracking this issue closely since its announcement and …More

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