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Old 07-25-2013, 12:43 PM   #1
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Default Freezing cones then drying a batch

O I'm a new grower and a few of my plants made cones. Can I pick the ones that I think are ready to be picked ( still not sure about how to tell) and food saver them until I have a sizable amount to dry?



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Old 07-25-2013, 01:21 PM   #2
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Freezing wet hops will most likely result in a bag of green mush...

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Freezing wet hops will most likely result in a bag of green mush...

Cheers!
Right. Dry them first, then freeze them.
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Gotcha okay thanks

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Just dry them by laying them out on a window screen for a few days. Easy. Then keep them in the refrigerator until you are ready to vacuum pack them.

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That is easy! Thanks!

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What does a hop cone feel and look like when it's ready? Lots of yellow and papery

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Can the screen be in garage I'm in ga where it's hot and humid or should I keep the. Inside under a ceiling fan on low



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