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Old 11-15-2010, 05:10 AM   #1
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Well great news for both Organic Beer Drinkers and Organic Hop Growers on Oct.28 th the National Organic Standards Board voted to make Organic Hops a requirement in Organic Beer as of January 1 2013

http://www.usorganichops.com/AOHGA/home.html


Lot of work to be done between now and spring to get the Cascade yard looking like this again. Its 26 Degrees the wood stove is going and the beer is cold. We will be selling Rhizomes again.I am working on editing the backyard brewing series. Cheers Glen
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Old 11-15-2010, 05:16 AM   #2
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So, you're telling me that up until now, if I bought organic beer, the hops were not necessarily organic? That's just weird, but not surprising...

Cool news thought!!
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Old 11-15-2010, 05:22 AM   #3
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Thats correct !!! heres a link to a recent article http://www.foodsafetynews.com/2010/1...-organic-hops/

 
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