Forward Contracting

Charles Faram & Co strongly recommends forward contracting your hops so we offer a forward contract service that allows you to order secured stock throughout the year.

FAQ

  • Minimum annual contract quantity of 40kg
  • Contracts are available for multiple crop years
  • If your contract is for more than 300kg we will store your hops and you may purchase them on a pay as you go basis*

Setting up a contract

Email ContractRequests@charlesfaram.co.uk with the:

Northern Hemisphere Crop Contract Request Form

Southern Hemisphere Crop Contract Request Form

We will then be able to advise you on availability and prices.

 

If you need more advice in setting up a contract, please call the sales team, Andrew (Export), Ben, Emily, Jason, Robbie, Steph or Will on 01905 830734.

 

*    We are currently only able to offer this service to UK/EU customers.

 

Northern Hemisphere
Contract name Harvest date For use in brewing year Last date for contracting
2017 September 2017 1st Jan – 30th Dec 2018 31st May 2017
2018 September 2018 1st Jan – 30th Dec 2019 31st May 2018
2019 September 2019 1st Jan – 30th Dec 2020 30st June 2019
2020 September 2020 1st Jan – 30th Dec 2021 30st June 2020

 

Southern Hemisphere
Contract name Harvest date For use in brewing year Last date for contracting
2017 March 2017 1st July 2017 – 30th June 2018 30th November 2016
2018 March 2018 1st July 2018 – 30th June 2019 30th November 2017
2019 March 2019 1st July 2019 – 30th June 2020 31st December 2018
2020 March 2020 1st July 2020 – 30th June 2021 31st December 2019