Justin Riccobono of the Dutchess Hops
farm in Lagrangeville and Hudson Valley Hops
consulting group that helps build hops
and grain farms, visted WGXC's Hudson studio to discuss local hops. On "The Hudson Valley Tap Show" with host Ken Landin of Crossroads Brewery Riccobono said he knows of 17 Hudson Valley hops farmers, and 25 breweries, and he explained the hurdles, handicaps, and helpful hints of local hops. Riccobono also discussed the Farm Brewery License
that the state legislature passed in 2012, allowing brewers to have sample rooms. Riccobono and Landin discuss other brewing and growing issues around Hudson Valley hops on this show from Tue., Oct. 21, 2014.
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