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Leading brewer rolls out major farming program

A major global brewer is rolling out a SmartBarley program in China to help support local farmers and communities. Anheuser-Busch InBev SA/NV, the world’s largest brewing company by sales, will deploy resources and manpower to harvest barley in Jiangsu province through smarter production methods. The Belgium-based brewer has partnered with Jiangsu Farming Group Co Ltd to… Read more


Virginia hops growers boost craft beer industry

LUCKETTS, Va. – Unlike the thirsty visitors who roll off bustling U.S. Route 15 to sample them, the hops grown at Black Hops Farm don’t travel far. Not 200 yards past the plot of green vines climbing their 20-foot trellises, a sprawling new brewery boasts shiny vats that deliver craft beer, flavored with hops from those… Read more

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New Beer Inspired by Neil deGrasse Tyson

Astrophysicist Neil deGrasse Tyson has become a familiar figure. The tall, mustachioed man who makes science fun is on television, on the radio and on Twitter, adding wit and humor to complex subjects like physics and space and making them more accessible to the public. Just last week, the head of the Hayden Planetarium at the… Read more


3 Star Brewing Co. offering a yoga and beer session

Walking into a yoga studio for the first time can be a daunting experience: Everyone else seems to know how the class works and the room swelters. So a change of venue – say, a brewery – could help a would-be yogi ease into downward dog. Especially with a cold pint. Saturday is the International Day… Read more

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Product quality consistency makes Tsingtao Brewery a global success

Tsingtao Brewery’s beer is probably one of the best-known Chinese beverage brands in the world. The century-old company said it is the strict standards that have laid the foundation for its success. The brewery was established in 1903 in Qingdao, a coastal city in East China’s Shandong province. Standardization has been a golden rule from the… Read more


Tech review: Pico Brew helps bring the craft beer movement to your kitchen

I think a lot of us know someone among our extended family and friends who’s tried their hand at brewing their own beer. I know I do (waving at my brother-in-law, Todd). Trying it once or twice is much different from sticking with it past a few batches. Brewing beer is not for the faint of… Read more

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