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OSU Craft Cidery Startup Workshop

"Are you ready to be a craft hard cider entrepreneur? Let our craft beverage industry experts help."

You may be familiar with Oregon State University's craft brewery courses, but did you know they are now holding a beginner craft cidery workshop? This is a hybrid online and onsite workshop to teach the logistics of opening your own cidery.

What you will learn:

  • Recognize craft hard cider making opportunities in your community
  • Work on a sustainable brewing industry business plan
  • Learn best practices for growing and marketing your craft hard cidery
  • Develop capital and infrastructure including how to source ingredients and brewing equipment
  • Gain entrepreneurial insight from local cidery owners
  • Understand current trends in the cider industry
  • Discover elements of a successful craft hard cider company and management culture

Cost: $1,175 plus a $50 non-refundable registration fee


Online: April 28 - May 9, 2014

Onsite: May 12 - 16, 2014

More details on this workshop can be found here.

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Earlier Event: April 26
NWCA Cider Rite of Spring