With over 80 commercial breweries, Michigan ranks fifth nationwide in the number of craft beer brewers. The widespread popularity and availability of craft beer has inspired many Southwest Michigan residents to start brewing their own beer at home, as WMUK’s Cody Musselman reports:
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According to the American Homebrewer’s Association there are roughly 750,000 home brewers in the United States. More and more residents in the Kalamazoo area are also trying their luck at brewing beer.