BYO Nano Podcast

The Nano segment of craft brewing is growing fast with the majority of new breweries opening up falling into this small-scale, hyper-local segment working on brewing systems five barrels or under. Each month on this podcast learn the business, marketing, and brewing strategies targeted for this smaller-scale sized brewery needs. From strategies to maximizing taproom sales to forecasting brewery budgets to brewing great beer in small spaces, you’ll learn from craft beer experts and fellow Nano brewers the tips and strategies for success to improve – or launch – your small brewery. New episodes will be added to this page each month in addition to all major podcast platforms. Please email any questions, thoughts, and feedback on the BYO Nano Podcast to You can use the player provided here to listen to episodes or subscribe to this show through a variety of popular podcast platforms linked just below. Cheers!

Episode 25 – Finding a Place and Embracing Technology

The introduction of a new calendar comes with a lot of promise. A blank slate to fill in with projects and goals. Maybe it means revamping a tap room or a recipe. Perhaps it’s finally signing the paperwork on new equipment, new space, or taking the first steps to open your own brewery. 

Whatever the case, this episode is about making the right moves, finding a place in the brewing industry that suits your self and family, and learning a bit more about tools to help you get the work done – pandemic or not. 

For our monthly nano brewery profile we’re talking with  Raven and Travis Kocurek of in Texas. 

Then we’ll do a technology check in with Clayton Kammerer, the Senior Sales Consultant at .

Thanks to our episode sponsors:

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Fermentis delivers creative and dependable yeasts and technical solutions for the fermented beverage industry. SafYeast for beer is now available in 100 gram packaging perfect for any nano brewer!  Fermentis, the obvious choice for beverage fermentation. 
For more information please visit or download their free Fermentis app.

Interested in more information on the Nano Brewing segment of the craft beer industry? Then check out the links to our other Nano Brewing content available below:

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With Nano+ Membership, ​​Nano brewers (and aspiring nano brewers) will find the resources they need to be more successful running small craft breweries. Advanced homebrewers can continue to build deeper technical knowledge. Nano+ Membership is your all-access pass to, including over 350 hours of on-demand workshop videos.

Subscribe to our free monthly BYO Nano Newsletter. Links to articles on both the business and brewing sides of running a small-scale craft brewery will be emailed to you each month. Click here to start your free email Nano Newsletter subscription.

Online in-depth workshops taught by craft brewing experts on a variety of brewing and brewery business topics. Check out our library of recorded workshops available as replays with course materials included. Click here for the rundown of these interactive online classes.