2019 Ohio Hops Conference and Trade Show

Come be a part of this year’s Ohio Hop Conference at its new location in central Ohio!

On January 9th and 10th 2019 we will hold the Ohio Hop Conference in Columbus, Ohio. This will be held in conjunction with the Ohio Craft Brewers Association (OCBA) at the Hyatt Regency Columbus.

Come learn about:

Sensory Analysis
Maximizing Yield
Hop Growing Annual Calendar
Insect Management
Hop Harvest Timing
Disease Management
Hop Drying
Hop Quality Group
OHGG Hop Quality Standards
Pesticide Round Table
Brewers Panel
Soil/Water/Fertilizer Management
Selling Your Hops
Hop Growers Panel

New this year is a joint happy hour with the OCBA. A perfect opportunity to discuss hops, beer, and mingle with brewers and growers!

Please see the flyer and below for full details.

We suggest that you register early, space is very limited.
Deadline to register is December 18th, 2018 to take advantage of discounted rates.

To register go to the ATTENDEE section at http://bit.ly/OHGGRegister

We hope to see all of you there…


For OSU Extension Hops information visit the OSU South Centers Website.

Hops Pre-Harvest Field Night

Related imageOSU South Centers, will be hosting the Hops Pre-Harvest Field Night.  The field night will take place on Thursday, July 27, 2017 and will be held at the OSU South Centers in Piketon, Ohio.  The field night will begin at 6 p.m. (with dinner starting at 5:30 p.m.) and will end approximately around 8:30 p.m.

Topics to be covered will include:

  • Viewing of the Hops Harvester  Machine
  • Galvanized Trellis System
  • Hop Mechanical Harvesting Demonstration
  • Drying Demonstration
  • Insect & Disease Scouting
  • Insect & Disease Management
  • Nutrient Management & Fertigation Demonstration
  • Petiole Sap Analysis Demonstration
  • Drip Irrigation Management
  • And more!

You must preregister for the field night.  Deadline to register is Tuesday, July 25th.

Please see this flyer for full details and for registration information.

This field night is geared towards the beginner and the advanced grower.  There will be plenty of time for questions and one-on-one discussion.

Space is limited so don’t delay in getting registered!

We look forward to seeing many new and experienced growers at this field night!