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Old 08-18-2008, 03:41 AM   #1
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Default Santa Cruz Harvest!!

So I did It! I cut Cascade, Fuggle, Magnum hops. I left my Nugget and Centennial and Newport up. The boys from 7 Bridges came up to the house to help the harvest. Took us 6 hrs to finish. I'll let the pictures roll.

These are the Cascade vines about 8 yr old.

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This is part of a Cascade vine that grew about 17'.

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7 Bridges boys Mike and Matt just after the vine drop!

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My hop can....can beat up your hop!!!! Magnum cone.

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Old 08-18-2008, 03:49 AM   #2
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Here is a shot of the final take on these 3 varieties. The 6.5 gal and the 5 gal buckets are the Cascade. total= 9.8 # wet. The small purp cooler is first year Magnum= 13 ounces wet. The 50 gott is full of Fuggle= 9# wet.

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We stuck a handful of Cascade and a handful of Fuggle into a PA that was timely going into secondary.
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Holy Hops! That is an epic harvest! Congrats!

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Old 08-18-2008, 05:41 AM   #4
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Very nice! Congrats

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Best harvest on the threads yet I think. And 8yo!! Awsome man

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Old 08-18-2008, 03:53 PM   #6
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Nice Harvest! I am looking at about 2/3's of that yeild of cascade (first year). I will post pics when I harvest, sometime this week - I think.

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The final dry weight was:

1. Cascade= 2# 11 oz's
2 Fuggle= 2# 4 oz's
3. Magnum= 3.6 oz's



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