Brewing Program Gets Boost

ASHLAND, Ore. —   Oregon is investing more than $1 million in the state’s brewing and wine industries, and local businesses say it could mean big things for southern Oregon. Oregon lawmakers approved $1.2 million for Oregon State University’s fermentation sciences program. The money will help the program examine the production of beer, wine, spirits and … Continue reading »

Local Brewing Company Expands

ASHLAND, Ore. — According to the Oregon Brewers Guild, there are currently 136 companies operating 169 brewing facilities in 62 cities in the state. That makes Oregon the second largest producer of craft beer in the country. Knowing that, you’ll understand why Ashland’s Caldera Brewing Company had to expand. “We couldn’t keep up! We were … Continue reading »