Grower Profile: Bartholomäus & Eleonore Obster, Peterlippl Farm

Bartholomäus & Eleonore Obster

Peterlippl Farm

Buch, Hallertau

Bartholomäus and Eleonore are the 10thgeneration of Obsters to farm Peterlippl, which was founded in 1661 by Kaspar Heckmaier. Growing a mix of traditional and new varieties, the Obsters are …

Grower Profile: Colin & Alana Oldham, New Hoplands

Colin & Alana Oldham

New Hoplands

Rakau, Nelson

Colin Oldham’s Granddad Jack founded what would become New Hoplands in 1953 when he bought a dairy farm that included one acre of hops. Over the next few years, Jack Oldham cleared …

Grower Profile: Karl & Marion Pichlmeyer, Beim Pichlmeyer

Karl & Marion Pichlmeyer

Beim Pichlmeyer

Gräfendorf & Haseneck, Hallertau

Karl and Marion Pichlmeyer operate Beim Pichlmeyer, the 4th-generation farm in Bavaria where sustainability, quality, and passion for hops are their focus. With a deep roster of …

La Sororité- Women’s Day Collab Brew Donates to Local Women’s Charities

On June 13th at Bilboquet Brewery (Microbrasserie Le Bilboquet) in Saint-Hyacinthe, Quebec, a check that proved the combined efforts of a variety of women brewers in Quebec was presented to a local women’s charity, Le Clef Dans La Porte. The …