NY hop growers face challenges to meet rising brewery demands

  Media note: A video of the researchers is available here. ITHACA, N.Y. – The New York craft beer industry is really hopping. From 2012 to 2016, the number of breweries more than tripled, from 95 to 302 ­– and the industry contributes $3.5 billion to the state’s economy annually. This surging craft-brewing industry is […]