Hops are a crop in Stardew Valley. They can be grown during the Summer and take 11 days to mature and keeps producing everyday. They sell through the shipping container for No Star: 25g, Silver: 31g, Gold: 37g each.
You cannot walk through hops at any stage of growth.
- Pale Ale
Hops do have a special way of growing, after reaching the matured state hops will be grown each day making it a vital source for creating pale ale with the use of a keg. Pale ale sells for 300g or for 420g if the players chooses the artisan talent upon reaching max farming skill; so hops generate a lot of money when grown in bulk in combination with brewing.
While it is possible to make a tidy profit by selling the raw fruit if you can set up a large amount of kegs you will be able to produce pale ale year round using your stockpiles.