Growing Organic Hops: Production Techniques & Trellis Design
April 13 @ 4:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Learn to grow hops! In this workshop led by hops grower Jon Sattler and Orin Martin, manager of the Chadwick Garden, well discuss initial soil preparation, variety selection, planting rhyzomes and annual fertility needs. You will also learn how to maximize your harvest using various trellis designs, and get hands on experience building a trellis system in the Chadwick Garden. Whether you are a home brewer interested in growing backyard hops, or you are considering farming hops for your local craft brewery, this workshop is for you! Bring a lunch; snacks provided.
Note: Space is limited. Please pre-register.