Production of craft beer is up 16 percent from the same time last year, according to the Boulder-based Brewers Association.
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Craft beer is a rapidly growing industry, and Washington lawmakers have noticed. Two proposed bills would lower the federal excise tax for small brewers.
It turns out a byproduct of the brewing process -- a sugar-water called weak wort -- can help remove nitrogen from wastewater.
Legislation to require new brewery sales room to notify local authorities about their state license applications may become a fight between brewers and restaurants.