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Posted in thread: Pictures of your Hop Babies/Hop Photo Thread on 04-19-2014 at 03:34 AM
Put up several more strings on the new line for the harvested nugget and cascade crowns.
Something like 20+ plants now. Otta have plenty of hops this year. :)194244
Posted in thread: Pictures of your Hop Babies/Hop Photo Thread on 04-17-2014 at 02:08 AM
193782Cascade a week or so ago before I took those 50-60 bines down to 10.
Posted in thread: 2014 Hop garden photo thread on 04-09-2014 at 11:48 PM
Got a pick of the 4 yr old beast of a cascade. Ill probably have to get the weed eater out to
tame this monster this yr. Found some bines peaking out 3 ft outside the bed from rhizomes.
Mower will tak...
Posted in thread: 2014 Hop garden photo thread on 04-08-2014 at 11:16 PM
Last year I planted rhizomes May 1. This year I had 12" bines by April 5. Strings are up on the
hop tower. 8 first year plants yielded ~2.5lbs with only some homemade compost. This year I got
Posted in thread: Raging Bitch Clone on 04-08-2014 at 11:12 PM
Brewed on 1/24/14, using Crisp Ale malt (not Maris Otter). Mashed at 154° (actually 152-154)
for 60'Boiled for 90'I had a 2-liter starter of WY3522 (B. Ardennes) but it ended up being 3
weeks old, sto...
Posted in thread: Raging Bitch Clone on 04-08-2014 at 11:47 AM
Island. Make sure u pitch enough healthy yeast to get that FG down and ferment a little lower
temp during primary then ramp up temp after for less bubblegum. I know what you mean about the
Posted in thread: 2014 Hop garden photo thread on 03-31-2014 at 03:26 PM
I've got 15-20 plants 8 different varieties all popping up here in Tn. Threw 4 or so inches of
compost on top of them and told them "not yet". Some are 4th yr so should be fun to tame.
Plenty of rhizo...
Posted in thread: 2013 hops harvest on 09-22-2013 at 10:53 PM
What's F Ed up is I probably have half this total 500 ozs(32 lbs) in my freezer right now. Not
all home grown.
Posted in thread: 2013 hops harvest on 09-18-2013 at 01:34 AM
First year of harvesting cascade, centennial, and columbus hops. I'll let you know a weight
when they get done drying. Does everyone just vacuum seal and throw them in the freezer?Yep.
Posted in thread: 2013 hops harvest on 09-17-2013 at 01:18 AM
Just harvested 40 ounces of wet Cascade.Started drying today :ban:Maybe I'm wrong but its hard
for me to see how you got 40 ozs from those 2 little bines. Maybe you meant 4?