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State moving to revive hops industry

Gregory Garrison of Ballston Spa looks over his hops plants in a field across from his farm on Middleline Road on Wednesday.
Gregory Garrison of Ballston Spa looks over his hops plants in a field across from his farm on Middleline Road on Wednesday.
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From a distance, the field appears unused and empty, a yellow-green sea of grasses and weeds bordered by dusty roads and thick, leafy woods. But a short walk reveals the field isn’t unused and empty at all. An 18-foot-tall trellis system built from poles, twine, cable and plastic tubing towers over the open land. At the base of the structure, there are signs of growth: Green, leafy plants snake their way up the twine. By ...

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