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Posted in thread: Cutting/Pruning 2nd Year Cascade on 02-25-2013 at 09:22 PM
I have a Cascade plant, second year of growth. Shoots are coming up, as you can see in the
picture below. I've read that only 4-6 of the bines should be allowed to grow to maturity, but
I'm probably n...
Posted in thread: They have been caught on 05-01-2012 at 02:39 AM
Put out a pie tin full of beer and the slugs will crawl in and drown.
Posted in thread: Mr. Beer experiment on 05-16-2010 at 02:30 AM
I use the Mr. Beer fermenters, and I have an electric stove which is pretty slow to heat large
quantities of liquid, so I have worked out a particular approach for making beer with my small
Posted in thread: Question: Rhizome Barriers? on 05-08-2010 at 03:27 AM
I appreciate the advice.I think I'm going to try the bottomless buckets. For one thing, they're
in stock now and they only cost $2.50 each. They're tall enough to leave a few inches above the
Posted in thread: Question: Rhizome Barriers? on 05-07-2010 at 03:37 AM
I have a bunch of rhizomes that I need to get into the ground. There are eight in all: Cascade,
Centennial (x2), Fuggle, Goldings, Magnum, Nugget, and Zeus/CTZ.Here's where I want to plant
four or fiv...
Posted in thread: Worlds fastest IPA! on 04-08-2010 at 03:42 PM
Busy morning for me also, but let me throw in my $0.02.I've only done about 50-some extract
batches to date, so I'm not exactly an expert, but what you propose is very close to what I am
doing now. If...
Posted in thread: LME Shelf Life on 04-03-2010 at 11:58 PM
I would use it.
Posted in thread: Hop Rhizomes on 03-22-2010 at 10:54 PM
Be careful when buying rhizomes from Rising Sun Farms in Paonia, Colorado. For these reasons:-
Most are from Idaho, from a conventional field that has important hop diseases such as viruses
Posted in thread: Freshops Rhizomes Sprout Fast on 03-20-2010 at 02:39 PM
I'm not an expert, but when I looked at these rhizomes, it appeared to me they had shipped me
rhizomes that were from the partially above-ground portion of the plants, judging by the look
of the bark,...
Posted in thread: Freshops Rhizomes Sprout Fast on 03-20-2010 at 06:10 AM
I ordered on March 08 and received my three rhizomes (Goldings, Magnum, and Zeus) on Thursday
March 11 or Friday March 12 (can't recall). I put them into pots as soon as they arrived, and