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Heaps of Hops!

Heaps of Hops!

Thanks to our volunteers, staff, and main main Matthew, we finished our hop harvest in 2 1/2 weeks!

They powered through one tractor puncture, one power cut and 2 afternoons of heavy rain! 

Tractor

It took:

  • 2 days to harvest Farnham White Bine - a total of 210.30kgs of hops
  • 7 days to harvest Fuggles - a total of 1124.60kgs of hops
  • 3 days to harvest English Cascade - a total of 753.30kg of hops

All in all, thats a whacking 2088.20 kilos of hops, equating to over 40 zentners in old hop money. In 2021, we harvested over 80 zentners... This year is all about quality!

Fuggles
Hops

We had a grand team of 7 full time staff and over 50 individual volunteers throughout the harvest, some powering through multiple days, some lending a hand here and there. Every bit of help was much appreciated by Matthew and truly couldn't be done without it.

Hoppers

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