Hops News Archive

May, 2013

  • Michigan hops update – May 31, 2013

    May 31, 2013 | Erin Lizotte | Growers should begin scouting for two-spotted spider mites and potato leafhoppers this week. MSU Extension will be tracking hop development this season and providing growers with relevant pest management information.

  • Breweries leading the way in triple bottom line style

    May 31, 2013 | Rob Sirrine | Michigan brewers focus on sustainability and non-profit causes rather than just profit, demonstrating in real time that the triple bottom line represents a successful business model.

  • Why Intrepid has use restrictions and advice for complying

    May 29, 2013 | Mark Longstroth | In some Michigan counties, growers need to know what wild plants grow in their area in order to use Intrepid insecticide.

  • Accessing growing degree days with Enviro-weather

    May 23, 2013 | Beth Bishop | Understanding and using accumulated growing degree days can help you know when to expect pests. This is one of the services Enviro-weather offers Michigan growers.

  • Michigan hops update – May 17, 2013

    May 17, 2013 | Erin Lizotte | Hop growers are stringing hopyards around Michigan and starting to train this year’s bines. MSU Extension will be tracking hop development this season and providing growers with relevant pest management information.

  • MSU Extension spring 2013 hops update

    May 4, 2013 | Rob Sirrine | IPM collaborations, MSU Extension hops website updates and hops workshops announced.