As CEO and head breeder for Select Botanicals Group, LLC Jason Perrault has been breeding novel hop varieties for the brewing industry since 1997 with a special emphasis on aromatics and flavor. Select Botanicals Group is a partner in Hop Breeding Company, LLC. and collectively the companies have launched several successful hop brands including Simcoe, Warrior, Palisade, Ahtanum, Citra, Mosaic, Ekuanot, and Loral with several more exciting hops on the near horizon.
Jason is also CEO of Perrault Farms, Inc., his family’s fourth generation farming operation. Perrault Farms encompasses roughly 600 hectares of which 570 are hops. Perrault Farms also produces organic blueberries and grass fed bison. Jason works and resides in the Yakima Valley of Washington State, where he was born and raised.