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Select Botanicals Group, LLC Name Change

The Yakima Chief Ranches name clarifies our connection to Yakima Chief Hops, LLC, serving as the hop breeding and brand management team in our collective grower owned supply chain. From propagation to pint, we look forward to continue providing our customers with the world’s finest hops. For inquiries regarding our name change or to learn more about our organization, please visit

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Leading American Hop Supplier Launches New Branding

Yakima, WA, USA – August 1, 2018 – The U.S. based hop supplier formerly known as Yakima Chief – Hopunion, or YCH HOPS, is pleased to announce the launch of its new company name and brand identity, Yakima Chief Hops. As the leading American hop supplier located in the Pacific Northwest, the new brand is being introduced to honor more than 30 years of connecting family hop farms to the world’s finest brewers…

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Yakima, WA, USA – March 26, 2018 – YCH HOPS (Yakima Chief – Hopunion), the largest producer of premium American hops from the Pacific Northwest, was thrilled to learn that their Simcoe® brand hop product was selected as the sole American hop to be featured in an exclusive beer brewed in celebration of the upcoming royal wedding of His Royal Highness Prince Henry of Wales and Meghan Markle. Brewed by Windsor & Eton Brewery, the beer is called Harry & Meghan’s Windsor Knot™. The celebratory brew is a Pale Ale…

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