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Posted in thread: Hop candy on 10-22-2014 at 03:23 PM
I appreciate the help! Hoppy Trails~
Posted in thread: "Garlicky" hops? on 10-19-2014 at 12:51 AM
I found some wild ones when I lived in Upstate NY back in the late 80's that gave that exact
character to the beer I brewed with them. That 'garlic/onion' character seems to develop in
many varieties ...
Posted in thread: Hop candy on 10-16-2014 at 02:33 PM
Thanks, I just put in an order. I've never brewed with Apollo before, but I'm gonna get to eat
some candy made with it, lol.Thanks for the support and I hope you like it. Apollo seems to be
one of the...
Posted in thread: planting hops in fall? on 10-08-2014 at 01:14 PM
mpghm, if the plants are still green, they still have the ability to produce energy from
sunlight (photosynthesis). Being that they're not growing vigorously at this point, they're not
using much of t...
Posted in thread: white fuzz on roots on 10-08-2014 at 03:08 AM
Was that grown in a container (opposed to the ground)? I've seen that the few times I've let
some grow in 5 gal buckets. I don't know what it is but have a feeling that it may be a
response to the soi...
Posted in thread: Hop candy on 10-04-2014 at 05:08 PM
I've had the EKG and the cascade. Iliked them both, but the cascade a little more. I'd
definitely be interested in Hersbrucker, and would pay double for amarillo.Sorry, no
Hersbrucker or Amarillo but ...
Posted in thread: Comet rhizomes in Oregon? on 10-03-2014 at 03:02 AM
Why Comet? The only place I've seen that variety offered is Great Lakes Hops but they're only
advertised for commercial customers.
Posted in thread: Yellow Spots on Hop Leafs on 09-27-2014 at 04:37 AM
Right on! Here's the whole paper:
Posted in thread: Yellow Spots on Hop Leafs on 09-27-2014 at 03:19 AM
There's a bunch of different types of viruses out there that cause different problems for the
plants. Some can reduce vigor quite a bit while others just cause some cosmetic damage like is
shown on yo...
Posted in thread: Has anyone grown Neomexicana hops? on 09-18-2014 at 06:26 AM
We are growing with great success. We sent cones from 38 vines out for chemical analysis. We
will post the results.These hops were harvested by the USDA in 2003 and determined to be
native, not of Eur...