Madison County Hop Kiln Tour

The Madison County Hop Tour will start at the Madison County Historical Society in Oneida where there will be an orientation and background information will be provided. The tour will include the following visits: The Marshall Oast House, featuring a dramatic stone round draft kiln; Foothill Hops with Fishers’ ingenious mechanical hop picker; Mosher Farms’ new, large hop yard with wire trellis;¬†Drover Farms double pyramidal hop house; Good Natured Brewing in Hamilton for tour and tasting; Merkt hop house featuring an unusual double kiln; a German mechanical hop harvester at Morrisville State College; and the Copper Turret for excellent dinner before returning to the Madison County Historical Society.