Grower Profile: Anton & Beate Schlagbauer, Plank

Anton & Beate Schlagbauer


Laimerstadt, Hallertau

Founded in 1820 by Johann Schlagbauer (although, as is the case with many farms in Hallertau, hops were already being grown here) Anton and Beate are the 6thgeneration to farm Plank. …

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: 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 …