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Can the Treasure Valley support more breweries?

Two microbreweries plan to open in the coming months as demand for craft beer — and the number of breweries making it — swells in the Treasure Valley and across the nation. While breweries like Sockeye and Payette brewing are expanding operations, some in the industry say the Valley can’t support this kind of growth forever.

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Barbarian Brewing in Boise expands

If Barbarian Brewing’s small space has kept you away, now might be time to reconsider. The taproom in Garden City has been expanded to seat 49 people, allowing more beer to flow.

Videos

Garlic stinks - but these planting tips don't

Do you love garlic? If so, consider planting some this fall. University of Idaho Advanced Master Gardener Debbie Courson Smith explains why it's a big no-no (and illegal in Idaho) to plant cloves from the grocery store. She gives tips for planting certified seed garlic. This is the 22nd edition of the Statesman's Dig In garden video series. (Video by Katy Moeller)
kmoeller@idahostatesman.com
Garlic stinks - but these planting tips don't 4:36

Garlic stinks - but these planting tips don't

An inside look at how we cover Boise State football practice 1:52

An inside look at how we cover Boise State football practice

Boise State running backs coach Lee Marks on Jeremy McNichols 4:26

Boise State running backs coach Lee Marks on Jeremy McNichols

Dashcam video shows fatal North Idaho police shooting 1:18

Dashcam video shows fatal North Idaho police shooting