Lake County
University of California
Lake County

Growing Hops Seminar

Date: March 24, 2018

Time: 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM

Contact: or 565-2621

Sponsor: UCCE Sonoma County

Location: Shone Farm

Event Details

3rd Annual Growing Hops Seminar

Focus: developing niche market of wet hop beers, fresh hops and local ingredients.

This years speakers include Vinnie Cilurzo of Russian River Brewing Company, Nile Zacherle of Mad Fritz Beer, Paul Hawley of Fogbelt Brewing Company, Chris Fragoso from UC Berkeley on hop genetics and breeding programs, local hop farmers and more!

This year's seminar will focus on developing the niche market of wet hop beers, fresh hops, and local ingredients. If you are thinking about growing hops, diversifying your current farming practices to include hops, or brewing craft beer, this seminar will have a lot to offer. It's also a great opportunity to meet many great people in the California craft brewing industry. 

Tickets include coffee and breakfast snacks, a full catered lunch, beer tastings, cheese pairings, all day access to education, and an afternoon tour of a local hop yard at Redwood Hill Goat Farm with hands on sessions in the field. 

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