NY Senator Schumer stops by Saranac to Discuss Proposed Ruling on Spent Grain
Senator Charles Schumer recently stopped by Saranac, a small brewery in New York, to discuss the FDA's proposed ruling on spent grain and the effect it could have on local breweries and farmers.
Guild Update - Utah Brewers Guild
State Brewers Association Coordinator Acacia Coast recently visited the Utah Brewers Guild for their annual meeting. Here she provides an update on the guilds progress supporting small brewers in the state and navigating the unfriendly alcohol laws.
U.S. Senators Support Brewers on Proposed Spent Grain Ruling
In support of brewers in their states and across the country, U.S. Senators Collins (R-ME), King (I-ME), Udall (D-CO) and others are urging changes to the proposed FDA ruling.
Guild Update - Florida Brewers Guild Meeting
BA State Brewers Association Coordinator Acacia Coast reports on her recent to Florida for the annual guild meeting.
Senator Visits Small Brewer Heritage Brewing Co
Senator Mark Warner recently stopped by Heritage Brewing Co. to discuss topics ranging from veterans issues to small brewery economic impact and the link between the two.
Guild Update: Kentucky Guild of Brewers
Acacia Coast, BA State Brewers Association Coordinator, provides an update on the guild in Kentucky and the challenges faced by small breweries in the state.
Guild Update: Michigan Brewer Guild 2014 Winter Conference
BA staff members Acacia Coast and Chuck Skypeck recently traveled to Kalamazoo for the Michigan Brewers Guild Winter Conference. Acacia provides an update on the trip.
Washington Brewers Guild Hires Executive Director
The Washington Brewers Guild recently announced the hiring of their new executive director, Charlie Sullivan.
Congressman Erik Paulsen Visits Lucid Brewing and Talks Small BREW Act
Congressman Paulsen recently paid a visit to Lucid Brewing to discuss their small business and the Small BREW Act, a Federal excise recalibration for small breweries.
Guild Update: Ohio, Washington, Oregon, and Vermont
Acacia Coast, State Brewers Association Coordinator, recently wrapped up her 2013 guild travel. She provides an update on her trips to Ohio, Washington, Oregon, and Vermont.