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2020 harvest

Many of you know that there are some home-built hops strippers out there built by members. What may be news is that there also is an automated hops cleaner/sorter that was completed by MSU students over last two semesters. I'm reaching out to growers that have home-built strippers or even commercial strippers that need help for 2020. Please get back to me and maybe we can setup a demo...

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Pre-Harvest Report Guide

Hello All, Zach Lilla here, I might have run into a few of you at the meeting this past winter. As harvest season rapidly approaches, I thought I post a link to download our 2020 pre-harvest guide, I hope this helps anyone typing in interpret their results. Link is here: https://www.aarlab.com/preharvestguide2020.html Cheers, Zach

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Custom Processing Option Available

Hello to all of you MHGA members - Civil Sass Hops built a brand new processing facility and are offering two options with the below specifications. Brand new 2020 facility with concrete floors hosting a Wolf 170 and kiln dry at 110 degrees to preserve essential oils. We partner with a FSMA Certified pelletize and package processor. T-90 pellets are packaged in double nitrogen flushed, vacuum sealed mylar bags with sizing options. Processing Option #1 Harvest To Bale Grower delivered bines to be picked and dried. Product is loose packed into hop bales and immediately stored in our freezer. Price: $1.75 / dried pound Processing Option #2 Harvest To Pellet Grower delivered bines to be picked and dried. Product is loose packed into hop bales and immediately stored in our freezer until transport for further processing. Price: $4.00 / dried pound Contact Information: [email protected] Abbey at (316) 217-5261 https://www.civilsass.com/processing

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