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Biofuelsimon
22nd December 2007, 02:13 AM
(automatically updated/inserted from The Big Biofuels Blog)


One of the unintended consequences of the rush to ethanol in the US is that now hops are in short supply (http://dethroner.com/2007/12/21/hops-shortage-threatens-craft-beer/#comment-89886). Hop growers have moved into more profitable corn in the Pacific North West, according to Dethroner (where every man is king) (http://dethroner.com/about/) this is putting craft beer in a parlous position... Shame, shame, shame.

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