is administered by the Brewers Association (BA), the national organization that represents the interests of small and independent craft brewers in America. BA membership is comprised of many of the craft brewers that are featured on this site. To learn more about the Brewers Association, their mission, and the initiatives that the organization undertakes in the course of protecting and promoting small and independent breweries, visit Mission & History.

Brewery Support

Thinking about starting a brewery of your own? The Brewers Association supports this sincere dream, and membership to the BA offers serious entrepreneurs a chance to gather the knowledge and contacts that are important to starting a business. The Brewers Association’s Guide to Start Your Own Brewery is another tool that can help prospective brewery owners.

Government Affairs

Small brewers need a voice. The Brewers Association provides a unified voice. Find out what may be threatening your local craft brewery by visiting the BA’s Government Affairs: Current Issues page.


Promoting the diversity and flavor of craft beer is key to its continued success. If you are in the brewing industry and want to learn more about participating in our conferences and events see the Brewers Association Calendar.


Brewers Publications

Brewers Publications offers a wide variety of titles for the professional brewer, homebrewer and enthusiasts, as well as industry journals like The New Brewer. With over 50 titles to choose from, there is a beer book to fill most needs. Whether you are just discovering beer or are a seasoned professional, BP is the go-to choice for authors, brewers and beer aficionados.