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epic events, hop harvest, nelson beer week, new zealand hop harvest -

SOLD OUT! We've tried to accomodate as many extra people as possible - we've doubled the number - but we've really hit the limit! This has had a lot more interest than anticipated, so we'll organise another one next year. Make sure you're signed up to our mailing list and we'll let you know when it's happening. For those who are coming, we're super excited to get amongst the hops with you! To help celebrate Nelson Beer Week, we're inviting you to join us at New Hoplands to enjoy some beers and a BBQ in the sunshine amongst the hops. You'll...

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hop harvest, hops, Hopunion, US Hops, Yakima -

It is that time of the year again, and I am finalizing plans and counting down days to my trip to Yakima, USA. I am visiting because it is the time of the year that they harvest the hops. Yakima is where the majority of hops are grown in the USA. Every year since 2012 I have traveled to Yakima at hop harvest time, to visit hop farms, and meet hop growers, but mostly to have the opportunity (which is the ultimate privilege) to be able to select the hop I want. This will be my fifth consecutive season at...

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