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Posted in thread: post harvest feeding on 09-21-2016 at 09:25 PM
Considering the length of time your soil amendments may take to decompose might be something to
also consider. Compost generally takes much longer to convert to biologically-available
Posted in thread: Growing hops from seed on 09-10-2016 at 07:15 PM
Has anyone had any luck using seeds ordered online? I'm assuming they're mostly ornamental
seeds. Is an ornamental male worth using? I'm trying to find the best place to get seeds. I've
heard of comme...
Posted in thread: Growing hops from seed on 09-10-2016 at 01:21 AM
How is disease holding up in the experimental hops?
Posted in thread: What are these? on 09-04-2016 at 03:14 PM
Male flowers. They're of no concern as they're likely sterile.
Posted in thread: Looking to Get Started For Next Year on 09-03-2016 at 03:06 PM
Ok, thanks B-hoppy. Has anyone actually gotten a chance to grow Azacca, Mosaic, or Simcoe?No,
those varieties are not grown outside the Pacific Northwest.
Posted in thread: Rob's Hydroponic Hop Grow on 08-15-2016 at 10:59 AM
Do you have pictures of your powdery-mildew infested leaves?
Posted in thread: 2016 Hop Harvest Totals on 08-14-2016 at 09:20 PM
I have at least a week to go yet, I don't have much on the early side.
Posted in thread: recommend a book to me please (seeds) on 08-07-2016 at 03:00 AM
@mraroidCorrect, because hops are an outcrossing species, they will not come true from seed
like soybean, peas, wheat, or barley. They are a hybrid from two unique parents. They will
retain half their...
Posted in thread: Downy Mildew on 07-29-2016 at 01:40 AM
@anicola Yes, downy mildew. If you want to, you can place suspect leaves into a plastic
sandwich bag on top of a folded paper towel that has been moistened (not soggy), then place it
in a drawer or ca...
Posted in thread: Downy Mildew on 07-27-2016 at 03:12 PM
This leaf is far too gone to determine the exact cause, do you have pictures of newer
leaves?How old is the plant and when did you begin to notice symptoms?