NC State University Hops Breeding Update

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man talking in hop yard

Dr. Luping Qu describing his hops breeding at the 2019 Hops and Hemp Twilight Tour.

Hop yields in the Southeast are very low compared to hop growing regions in northern states such as Washington, Oregon, and Michigan. Dr. Luping Qu is trying to remedy that by developing new varieties specifically for the South. Read about his progress.