“There’s been a lot of interest but hops haven’t been grown here commercially for over 100 years. The infrastructure to grow hops is expensive and farmers don’t have a lot of experience. It’s been slow to jump right in and do it. There’s probably more people that want to buy them than there are crops available,” Darby said.
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