What varieties of hops would be best for my area. I am interested in starting...

Asked February 27, 2016, 6:58 PM EST

What varieties of hops would be best for my area. I am interested in starting a few plants and see how it goes but want a useful (saleable) variety to start.

Guernsey County Ohio

1 Response

Brad Bergefurd is our state expert for Hops and I would encourage you to contact him directly. His contact information is:

Brad R. Bergefurd

Extension Educator Agriculture and Natural Resources

Horticulture Specialist

College of Food, Agricultural, and Environmental Sciences, Department of Extension

OSU Extension Scioto County & South Centers (Research Farm)

602 Seventh Street & 1864 Shyville Road , Portsmouth & Piketon, OH 45662 & 45661

740-354-7879 Scioto Office / 740-289-2071 #136 Farm Office / 740- 289-4591 Fax

bergefurd.1@osu.edu/ http://southcenters.osu.edu/horticulture