Patrick Center April 9, 2014 | WGVU Michigan is home to more than 200 craft brewers. Making beer requires a few ingredients including hops. Recently, the Michigan Hop Network was established linking growers with brewers.
The Michigan Economic Development Corporation along with regional non-profit economic development organization The Right Place are working toward a cultivation between brewer and grower.
We discuss this collaboration with Jeff Steinman, owner of Hop Head Farms and now Board Chair of the Michigan Hop Network. But we begin with Rick Chapla, Vice President of Business Development, The Right Place