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Deutsches Hopfenmuseum

The hop industry as a whole has been very pleased that hops have been chosen as Medicinal Plant of the Year. This has provided an incentive to make the enormous beneficial health potential of hops more widely known.

Apart from this website on Hops and Health, the project also includes a book and an exhibition.

The German Hop Museum Wolnzach, headed by Dr. Christoph Pinzl, is responsible for the content. Dr. Martin Biendl, Hopsteiner, Mainburg/Germany, provided expert advice in the fields of chemistry and pharmaceuticals.

The project has received assistance and fund-aid from the following institutions: