Last Activity:07-01-2015 6:56 PM
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Posted in thread: Dying Side Arms on 07-01-2015 at 06:53 PM
My good buddy has a huge garden with about 18 crowns going. The pic I'm posting isn't great,
but you can see the side arms growing about 2 - 3 inches, then drying and shriveling up. My
hops at home ha...
Posted in thread: Wye viking hops on 06-05-2015 at 06:54 PM
Posted in thread: Wye viking hops on 06-05-2015 at 06:53 PM
OK digging this baby up... my hops sat in the fridge to long (didn't freeze) and got moldy and
gross. Must not have dried them enough, AND bumped my brewday back a couple weeks.. FAIL! this
year I sho...
Posted in thread: Great Lakes Hops on 06-05-2015 at 06:42 PM
B-Hoppy - I'm told that even though the hermaphrodites have male flowers, they will not
reproduce. Those are 4 year plants and I have not found a single seedling.
Posted in thread: Great Lakes Hops on 06-05-2015 at 06:41 PM
The male parts are from my Columbus Hops. Its not stressed, its been a hermaphrodite since day
one. Research shows its a fairly common trait of Columbus. No problem whatsoever.
Posted in thread: Great Lakes Hops on 06-05-2015 at 04:23 PM
My buddy's hops from post #31 two years later. These things are MONSTERS - Viking on the left,
Centennial across the middle, Willamette on the right.
Posted in thread: BEST false bottom... on 04-27-2015 at 02:31 PM
If your efficiency is varying you need to look at the quality of the grain crush since that is
the single most often cause. If you aren't milling your own, then you aren't controlling the
crush and wi...
Posted in thread: BEST false bottom... on 04-21-2015 at 05:06 PM
I have been brewing with a "Pico Style" False bottom... I have been relatively happy with it. I
like the fact that it supports the false bottom above the bulkhead/dip tube assembly. My
efficiency can ...
Posted in thread: Muslin bag issues on 04-06-2015 at 11:16 PM
don't scrap the batch. your beer is fine. TASTE IT!
Posted in thread: All grain brews have the same "tart" taste - Please help! on 02-04-2015 at 08:11 PM
I'd say its an infection. they can be subtle.