Brewing: NYS hops revival and beer production

Steve Miller, hops specialist with Cornell Cooperative Extension of Madison County, and Randy Lacey ’77, M.Eng. ’99, owner of Hopshire Farm and Brewery in Freeville, NY, will present a program highlighting the history and current developments in the production of hops and the emergence of farm breweries in the state. The program, June 6, 10-11:30 a.m., 160 Mann Library, will include a guided tasting of locally produced craft beers.

This event is presented in conjunction with Mann Library’s summer exhibit, “For a Quart of Ale Is a Dish for the King: The Craft Beer Tradition and Its Revival in New York State,” on display through September 2014.