Hops Field Night at Ohio State University (OSU) – August 15, 2013

OSU will be having a Hops Field Night on Thursday, August 15, 2013 at the OSU South Centres from 6-9 p.m. The workshop will be held in the Endeavor Center, Room 160. Brad Bergefurd from OSU will be hosting the workshop.

Topics to be discussed include:

  • Trellis Construction
  • Planting of Rhizomes
  • Training of Vines
  • Drip Irrigation
  • Landscape Fabric -Weed Control
  • Insect Management
  • Food Safety & Good Agricultural Practices (GAPS)
  • Hops for Ohio Microbreweries
  • Harvesting
  • Processing
  • Marketing Techniques
  • Disease Control
  • Variety Evaluations
  • Yard Establishment Economics
  • And more!

There will also be a tour of the hops at the OSU South Centers.  Please see the OSU website for further details.  Space is limited so register early.  Registration fee is $10.  Please RSVP by August 8, 2013.

To register, please contact Charissa McGlothin at 740.289.2071 Ext. 132 or email: mcglothin.4@osu.edu

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