If you are reading this, you are already part of a small but growing movement in Wisconsin: organizing for our state’s craft beverage and farming industry. Many states have strong guilds and business and or trade associations, lobbying groups and consumer groups to advocate for their home brewing and growing teams. Washington state even has a commission (like Wisconsin’s Dairy Commission). While Wisconsin remains a leader in craft brewing, we are falling behind the organizing train. The brewers guild does important work. That needs to continue. But with giant brewers’ entrenched at the state capitol–having been there for decades–we need a stronger voice. And aRead More →