Work for Mighty Axe in 2018.

Apply now for 2018 positions with Mighty Axe Hops.  Seeking hard-working, dedicated, hops loving folks to join Ben and Eric in the fields! Full details on open positions available below. Hiring for the 2018 season.    Hiring Spring Crew and Assistant Manager for the 2018 season. Interested folks should email cover letter detailing their passion for hops farming […]

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Soaking Wet Hop Beers

  Fair State Brewing Cooperative – “It’s Gold Jerry” Wet Hop Golden Ale On tap Thursday, September 14th. 4.8% ABV. 30 IBU. Tapping party Facebook event.       Bad Weather Brewing Company – “Saturation” Wet Hopped IPA Back again, this time with a little extra twist from CTZ hops. On tap Tuesday, September 26th! 6.8% ABV. 70 […]

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Mighty Axe pelleting services

  We’re excited to offer hops pelleting services for local growers. Our new harvest facility includes state of the art pelleting, weighing, bagging, and freezing equipment and is food safe, we figured it would be a shame not to share it! If you’re interested in learning more, or have questions about our pelleting services send […]

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The MN Fresh Hop Tour

Hops harvest season is upon us – and that means fresh hopped beers are out! Time for the MN Fresh Hop Tour. How it works: Once the fresh hop beers are tapped – see below for schedule – fresh hop beer drinkers will be handed a passport upon ordering a fresh hop beer from any of the participating breweries. Try […]

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The Mighty Axe Hops Revolution has Begun

TLDR; We’re going to grow a lot more hops. 80 acres more. We’re excited about it.     The sun is rising on the Minnesota hops industry. Thanks to the overwhelming support of thousands of #MNHops fanatics and local brewers Mighty Axe Hops will begin an 80 acre expansion in 2016! What this expansion means […]

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MIGHTY AXE HOPS PUBLISHES HOPS GROWING GUIDE FOR MINNESOTA GROWERS

MIGHTY AXE HOPS PUBLISHES HOPS GROWING GUIDE FOR MINNESOTA GROWERS TO WHOMEVER DRINKS CRAFT BEER Minnesota’s exploding craft beer industry has not only produced delicious beer but has also created demand for high-quality, local hops. And lots of ‘em. To that end, we produced the Minnesota Hops Grower’s Guide. The Minnesota Hops Grower’s Guide is not […]

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Growing Hops in MN – Special Interview with the MN Department of Agriculture

<br />In mid-October Mighty Axe’s very own Eric Sannerud talked with Emery of the Minnesota Department of Agriculture about growing hops in Minnesota. This short interview is number 8 in the MDA’s “Spotlight on Specialty Crops” series. <br /><br />They explore the following topics:<br /><blockquote>What even are hops? What do they take to grow? How much to put […]

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