Research for hops…

…because the ensurance of raw material supply for the brewery industry and the future of German hop farms are of prime importance.

News

Society of Hop Research with new communications campaign

30.10.2018

In November 2018 the Society of Hop Research will be presenting itself in a new look.

EBC_Symposium

30.10.2018

From 09 – 11 September interested parties can get information about different topics
under the heading „Recent Advances in Hop Science“ at the EBC-Symposium in Nuremberg und Spalt.

BrewUp.eu – The new portal of brewers of Euope

30.10.2018

Since six month, the new portal of Brewers of Europe called „Brew-Up“ is activated.

Miracle Hops

On average, hop grows 10 centimeters a day.
Under favourable conditions it can even grow 35 centimeters a day!

Miracle Hops 2

1516 – the year of the purity law!
Before its issue in the Bavarian town of Ingolstadt, beer had even been spiced, with henbane, roots, soot or chips.

Miracle Hops 2

On one hectare hop, 3600 up to 4500 hop plants are grown on average that can be left in the ground for approximately 50 years.

Miracle Hops 2

Until harvest at the end of August, one vine takes 5000 up to 10000 cones.