The Hop Processing Cooperative (HVG eG) is a transparent, predictable and reliable partner for German hop growers. In addition to processing German hops into hop pellets, hop extract and other hop products and marketing German hop production worldwide, the cooperative also performs important tasks as a producer association. These include:
Promotion of production improvement measures,
Promotion of the Neutral Quality Finding NQF,
Support of hop research,
Supporting research and approval processes in plant protection,
marketing also of hard-to-market hop varieties for growers,
worldwide promotion of/worldwide marketing for hops from German production, and
Area survey and data preparation for meaningful statistics on hop production in Germany.