Hop Harvest in the Pacific Northwest occurs between August and October of each year, with field tours available upon request, guided by the growers themselves.
Yakima Chief Hops (YCH) branded merchandise can be purchased at Shop.YakimaChief.com. YCH is a proud supporter of many local events & organizations, including the Fresh Hop Ale Festival, Craft Beverage Yakima, Downtown Association Yakima, Pink Boots Society, Yakima Valley Tourism, Roots & Vines and Downtown Summer Nights.
Yakima Chief Hops (YCH) is a 100% grower-owned network of family hop farms, uniquely positioned to establish strong relationships between hop growers and the innovative brewers who utilize hops in their beer. Their mission is to connect family hop farms to the world’s finest brewers, providing popular hop brands such as Simcoe®, Mosaic®, Loral® & Sabro™.
As a supplier of premium hops, YCH provides products and services to brewery customers around the globe. Headquartered in Yakima, with production facilities in Yakima & Sunnyside, the facilities include a state-of-the-art CO2 extract plant, three hop pellet mills, a patent-pending Cryo Hops® plant and a cold storage warehousing capacity of more than 30 million pounds of hops.