Improving Market Opportunities for North Carolina with Locally Grown Hops through Evaluation of Yield and Quality

North Carolina State University
Program Area:
Open Grants Program
County of Applicant:

The purpose of this Golden LEAF grant is to support research that will help North Carolina farmers meet the growing demand for locally grown hops by evaluating the best performing hop cultivars, identifying promising areas for hop production, and analyzing key issues related to nutrition and disease and pest control. If they can be grown successfully in North Carolina, hops may provide a high value crop for North Carolina farmers.

Mr. Matt K. Ronning2601 Wolf Village WayAdmin Services III, Suite 240Raleigh, North Carolina 27695-7514(919) 513-1981
Areas Served:

Any project more than a couple of years old may not reflect current Board priorities.
Please contact a staff member with any questions.

Stay Connected

Stay connected with Golden LEAF by signing up for our e-newsletter. You can also follow us on Twitter, Facebook, and LinkedIn.