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Old 04-13-2007, 07:33 PM   #11
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Makes you wonder if the BMC's of the world are beginning to take notice of the growing impact that homebrewing is having on their business. Next thing you know, they'll buy up the graineries and yeast manufacturers.
Grains would be hard.

Hops would be easiest to corner and manipulate. Without hops.......

Already a tight market for some varieties....
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Old 04-13-2007, 08:24 PM   #12
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Hmmm, this thread and the Homebrew Supply Shortage thread have me thinking there is a large scale A-B conspirecy to take over the homebrewing world...

Either that, or trucks are late and homebrewers are selling out. One or the other.

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Old 04-14-2007, 01:39 PM   #13
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A-B recognizes the fact that business is starting to be threatened because of teh craft brew craze. Now they want a piece of it.

I have no doubt they'll screw it up though.
i wonder how much of the homebrewers orginal recipe will be tossed into the kettles, or if it will be budwieser with different hops...
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Old 04-14-2007, 02:21 PM   #14
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The beer isn't a risk for A-B. A 500-barrel batch of Ray Hill is a drop in the bucket for a company that shipped 102 million barrels of beer in the U.S. last year.
Ten or so gallons on AB beer for every man woman and child in America. Lord help us all. I wonder how much M and C produce?

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