​An excellent resource for our members is our forums where members ask questions, share real-world experiences, and discuss the current state of hop growing in the midwest. A quick google search can help you find lots of info about hops and hop growing, but here are a few links we've found useful.


MHGA 2020Annual Meeting and Workshop, March 13-14

The Friday workshop is intended for persons considering growing hops commercially.  Growing hops commercially requires significant investment up front and is labor intensive.  This workshop is presented by growers who can explain these realities. 

Saturday starts off with the annual business meeting and then includes a series of technical topics for hop growers.

To learn more about this event and register, go to the "Events" tab.

About Hops

Hops on Wikipedia

Hop Varieties

Hop Farming

Small Scale and Organic Hops Manual