Yeast Propagation Tank
Yeast propagation station is a facility where a pure culture of brewer´s yeast is propagated in sterile wort, usually continuously under aseptic conditions. A brewery which owns a Yeast propagation station eliminates the possibility of purchasing infection with yeast and is independent from competitors, by which it would be otherwise sourced.
Yeast propagation station consists of the following :
Sterilizer of wort
Pipe connection, and wort aeration pump
Electrics, controls and regulation
Yeast propagation tank on site in Europe: