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Craft Beer Professionals

See you at Craft Beer Professionals Fall 2021 Virtual Conference

By Precision Fermentation | October 13, 2021

Precision Fermentation is proud to participate the upcoming Fall 2021 Virtual Conference. Andy Morrison will present “Real-Time Fermentation Monitoring: Stores from the Cellar” on Tuesday, October 19 at Noon Eastern. Free on YouTube and Facebook.

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How Yeast Pitching Rates Affect Beer Fermentation

By Tara Nurin | March 22, 2021

Does pitch rate matter? Though not everyone agrees, prevailing wisdom strongly suggests that brewers who prioritize accurate flavors and/or consistency should absolutely pay attention to their yeast counts. The various factors required to calculate a target pitch rate for beer can make figuring out the formula quite complicated. In this article, we deconstruct the topic and find some easy ways to do it. 

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BrewMonitor System Webinar

Register Now! The BrewMonitor System Webinar, Tuesday March 16th

By Precision Fermentation | February 19, 2021

Precision Fermentation is excited to announce a BrewMonitor® live webinar. Sign up now to learn all about our groundbreaking fermentation monitoring solution, from hardware installation to software features and the potential impact of data visualization on your beer and your business. Q&A session will follow the presentation. Presenter: Andy Morrison, Sales Engineer, Precision Fermentation.

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Got Kveik

Ferment Hot, Fast, and Clean Beer with Kveik Norweigan Farmhouse Yeast Strains

By Tara Nurin | February 10, 2021

There’s a trending not-so-new category of super-yeasts in town and if you haven’t tasted or brewed with them yet, you likely will soon. Called kveik (kuh-vike) yeasts, they hail from Norway, and their fans say that almost anything your yeast can do, kveik yeast can probably do better.

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IBA Mash Up

Next Week! IBA Australia Webinar, Presented by Precision Fermentation

By Precision Fermentation | February 8, 2021

Save your spot now! Precision Fermentation will be presenting a BA Collab Hour webcast on Thursday, January 21, 2020 at 1pm Mountain Time –  The Connected Brewer: Leveraging Real-Time Fermentation Monitoring to Elevate Product Quality and Operational Efficiency. Free for Brewers Association members.

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Western Red Brewing

BrewMonitor Case Study: Western Red Brewing

By Precision Fermentation | February 3, 2021

As their website says, Western Red’s mission is “to brew and serve the best craft beers ever made in the Pacific Northwest.” From their single location in Poulsbo, Washington, they make sure that customers receive some of the most well-crafted beers in the Pacific Northwest. Read our case study to learn how the BrewMonitor System helps Western Red Brewing’s one-man brewing operation improve processes, save effort and reduce costs.

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BrewMonitor Fermentation Monitoring

Real-Time Fermentation Monitoring: Day Two to the End of Fermentation

By Precision Fermentation | January 26, 2021

To show exactly how real-time fermentation monitoring can help your brewery, we’ve published a series of blog posts to walk you through what it can do for you at each step of fermentation. This is the final article of three, discussing day two through the end of fermentation. Learn what to watch for.

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BrewMonitor Fermentation Monitoring

Real-Time Fermentation Monitoring: The First 24 Hours – Preventing Later Headaches

By Precision Fermentation | December 30, 2020

To show exactly how real-time fermentation monitoring helps make better beer, reduces workloads, and minimizes stress, we’re publishing a series of articles to walk you through what it can do for you at each step of fermentation. Here is the second installment, discussing how BrewMonitor can help during the first 24 hours after yeast pitch.

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City Built Brewing Company

BrewMonitor Case Study: City Built Brewing Company

By Precision Fermentation | December 22, 2020

The brewing team at City Built Brewing Company in Grand Rapids, Michigan enjoys creating flavors that excite customers. “Go big or go home, is our attitude,” said Rob Qualls, head brewer. Read our case study to learn how the BrewMonitor System helps City Built Brewing Company improve their brewing operations and make every beer count.

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Register Now! BA Collab Hour Webcast, Presented by Precision Fermentation

By Precision Fermentation | December 16, 2020

Save your spot now! Precision Fermentation will be presenting a BA Collab Hour webcast on Thursday, January 21, 2020 at 1pm Mountain Time –  The Connected Brewer: Leveraging Real-Time Fermentation Monitoring to Elevate Product Quality and Operational Efficiency. Free for Brewers Association members.

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Still It

See BrewMonitor – Live on the “Still It” Podcast (Video)

By Precision Fermentation | November 24, 2020

Ryan Carville and Simon Cooke from Froth Technologies, a New Zealand liquid yeast culture producer, brought along a BrewMonitor Sensor Hub to their interview on the popular distilling/fermentation video podcast, “Still It.” They discussed how BrewMonitor works and how real-time fermentation monitoring can open new horizons for brewers. Watch the video.

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