hop•nólogy Podcast

Episode #4: A Little Bit Dead On The Inside

What is “hop quality”?  As a grower, how do you achieve it?  Almost as important, how do you demonstrate it to your customers?  Then for the brewers, asking the right questions to make sure you’re getting a quality product.  We talk about sniff tests, harvest timing, moisture meters vs microwaves and why your hops should […]

Episode #3: So You Want To Grow Hops?

We’re pulling no punches and here it is: the pitfalls of dangers of jumping into personal hop production.  Gregg and James “Captain Bringdown” take you through all of the things you don’t think about while blinded by the light of growing your way into the craft beer industry.  It’s farming, business planning and mechanical engineering […]