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Posted in thread: 2011 Hop Garden Picture Thread on 09-06-2011 at 09:32 PM
Great video Hypno, but I was expecting music more on the lines of, "Bow Chicka Bow Wow."I just
pick my last 1/2 ounce or so of Cascades this years. Had a total of about 29 ounces on my two 4
year old ...
Posted in thread: Hop experts, help me identify this plant on 08-05-2011 at 09:37 PM
As far as the drying video goes.....I just lay my hops out on a sliding door screen in my 80
degree garage for 3 days and they are ready for vacume sealing. So much easier, unless you like
Posted in thread: Hop experts, help me identify this plant on 08-05-2011 at 09:34 PM
They look alot like my Mt. Hoods, but who knows. Like Gila said, rub some in your hands and see
if you get any thing from them. Last Summer my father brought me some from a friend of his. The
Posted in thread: 2011 Hop Garden Picture Thread on 07-17-2011 at 03:28 PM
Better invite plenty of friends for a pool, pickin', and brew party!
Posted in thread: 2011 Hop Garden Picture Thread on 07-05-2011 at 05:17 PM
a potter, I started with 2 cascades, 2 willamettes, 1 mt. hood, and 1 centennial. It has workd
out well, not only for hops, but I also have a nice place to sit in the shade. I used to brew
out there w...
Posted in thread: 2011 Hop Garden Picture Thread on 07-05-2011 at 04:45 PM
These are my 4 year old cascades,willamettes, mt. hood, and cententials.
Posted in thread: il growers when do japanese beetles appear? on 07-05-2011 at 04:21 PM
I just saw my first beetles in the last week or so. My hops are 4 years old and every year the
hop production increases and starts earlier. I used to spray mine with an organic insect
repellent, but n...
Posted in thread: Trimming a plant now? on 07-05-2011 at 06:02 AM
I have 4 year old hops and have never trimmed any of them and the have only gotten better each
year. I don't think the big growers have time to go trim all their plants so I wouldnt worry
about it. Le...
Posted in thread: 2010 Hops Gardens on 08-14-2010 at 05:50 PM
Chris...mine are third year also, and wow what a difference a year makes. I will be making
extra cascade pale ale with all mine. My brother finds out that i made some and i cant keep it
around very lo...
Posted in thread: 2010 Hops Gardens on 08-12-2010 at 07:57 PM
It has been a great summer for hops...to humid for me tho...lol. This is one of my Cascades