organic hopsBefore a traditional hop variety can be called “organic hops”, various specifications have to be met (specifications regarding cultivation, sprays, labelling, ...). This special handling generates further cost-push process steps. Monitored and well-known for the certifications of these hop varieties is the company A•B•CERT (based in Esslingen) with the Bioland (Germany) or USDA (USA) certification.
certificationCertification in compliance with regulation (EC) no. 834/2007 DE-ÖKO-006 was granted in August 2007 by A•B•CERT,, Esslingen. Since then Eisemann is entitled to market hops and hop products from organic cultivation, in particular Demeter® and Bioland®.