New MSU Hop Podcast is fun and informative

Join Michigan State University Extension for discussions about the hop industry in the Great Lakes region.


Michigan State University Extension is pleased to announce the new MSU Hop Podcast series. The podcast is focused on hot topics for growers in the Great Lakes region and is available via Apple Podcasts, Spotify or to stream it directly from the MSU Extension Hop website.

April 12, Episode 1. Michigan Hops are Tasty!

Join Rob Sirrine and Erin Lizotte of MSU Extension as they discuss hop terroir with Alex Adams of Cambium Analytica and Aaron Staples of MSU Department of Agricultural, Food, and Resource Economics.

April 26, Episode 2. Michigan Brewers Rock

Join Sirrine and Lizotte as they discuss the Michigan brewing Industry with Scott Graham and Aubrey Martinson from the Michigan Brewers Guild.

May 10, Episode 3. The New Hotness

Join Sirrine and Lizotte as they discuss the USDA Hop Breeding Program with John Henning.

May 24, Episode 4. U-S-A, U-S-A, U-S-A…Hops!

Join Sirrine and Lizotte as they discuss U.S. hop production with Ann George, executive director of Hop Growers of America.

June 7, Episode 5. Hop Growers of Michigan

Join Sirrine and Lizotte as they discuss Michigan hop production with current Hop Growers of Michigan president, Mark Trowbridge.

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This material is based on work supported by the USDA National Institute of Food and Agriculture, Crop Protection Pest Management Program and the North Central IPM. Any opinions, findings, conclusions, or recommendations expressed in this publication are those of the author(s) and do not necessarily reflect the view of the U.S. Department of Agriculture.

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