Additional information

Country

Characteristics

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Alpha Acid

Beta Acid

Cohumulone

Oil Composition

Myrcene: 45-55%, Humulene: 9-20%%, Farnesene: <1%

Total Oil

Flavour Intensity

Newport

Use in brewing

Bittering hop.

Substitutions

Galena, Nugget, Magnum

Origin/History

Released in 2002 and developed by the USDA, Newport was is the descendant of Magnum and a USDA male variety.
Newport was developed to help combat the issue of poor mildew resistance.

Agronomics

The attempts to introduce mildew resistance was a success as Newport is resistant to both powdery mildew and downy mildew.
It has a mid to late season maturity.

Storage

Good