2015 Great Lakes Hop and Barley Conference – April 10, 2015 – April 11
Location: L.V. Eberhard Conference Center, Grand Valley StateUniversity, 301 W. Fulton St., Grand Rapids, MI 49504
Contact: Rob Sirrine, firstname.lastname@example.org
The conference will feature separate basic and advanced sessions for hop growers as well as a barley session and malting tour and is designed for both growers and brewers. Several prominent speakers from around the country will be on hand to discuss: market outlook, horticultural practices, pest and disease control, harvest and post-harvest practices, nutrient management, and much more.
There will also be a brewer/grower networking session that focuses on hop quality. The session will provide growers with a better idea of quality requirements and help align the supply of Michigan grown hops with brewer needs.
The conference will feature three tracks: Hop Introductory Track, Hop Advanced Track, and Barley and Malt Track.
For registration and sponsorship information, please visit: http://events.anr.msu.edu/