Local Hops

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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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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