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  • 2018 IBD British Hop Awards

    The judges met in early December at the English Hops showroom in Paddock Wood. This year, they were faced with a total of 206 samples across 31 var...
  • Fuggles farmer foils attack of the killer wilt

    In our eyes, farmer Tom Spilsbury is a hero worthy of immortalising as a statue. Over the past few decades, the killer wilt virus has decimated a...
  • 2018 EHL Hop Grower Visit to Prague

    In April this year, a group of growers from English Hops Ltd visited Zatek in the Czech Republic to visit hop growers and to look at new hop mach...
  • 2017 IBD British Hop Competition

    ANOTHER FANTASTIC YEAR FOR EHL HOP GROWERS The judges met in November 2017 at the Charles Faram Showroom in Newland, Worcestershire.  This year, ...
  • 2016 IBD British Hop Competition

    SUCCESS ONCE AGAIN FOR EHL GROWERS The judges met in November 2016 at English Hops Ltd, Hop Pocket, Lane, Paddock Wood. Kent. The judging panel ...
  • Marston’s hop garden drives innovation for Kent farmer

    A five-year project by Marston’s Beer Company to establish its own hop garden in Kent has meant Hayle Farm in Horsmonden in Kent can now plan to d...
  • Once again, EHL Grower is Champion

    161 samples, 20 varieties and 5 categories of entry! Judged by an esteemed team of brewers, hops were marked on their trueness to variety type, q...
  • EHL Grower is Champion!

    The panel of Master Brewers judged the hops on their trueness to type, quality and intensity of aroma, presentation, and most importantly the hop ...