Growing fruits and vegetables for homemade meals is nothing new. But what about growing your own ingredients for homemade beer?
is nothing new. but what about growing your own ingredients for a homemade batch of beer? patrick mofanning talks with some homebrewers about the craft of brewing beer. there’s no drink like a homemade cold brewski. the american home brewers association says close to one million americans brew their own beer at home. fierro says: you enjoy beer, why not take to they another level? and a new trend is taking off – growing your own ingredients! salinas says: it’s nothing like it, it comes from your backyard. hops give beer its bitter taste. the american homebrewers association tells fox news that tback in 2007 the price of hops went up significantly. so many homebrewers started to raise their own. it’s best to plant the hops in spring and expect a late summer harvest. brewers say they take up a lot of space, sometimes growing up to six inches a day! but the reward, pretty hoppy! rep