Last Activity:07-07-2015 6:30 AM
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Posted in thread: Does anyone get a rash from the hops plants? on 07-07-2015 at 07:19 AM
Dang, me too and I feel like an idiot for not realizing before now that it was the hops that
were causing my skin irritations.
Posted in thread: When to pick (in Georgia)?? on 07-07-2015 at 07:17 AM
I am a first year grower so I have no answer to your question but I am wondering how you tell
which hop is which in that mass of vegetation?
Posted in thread: Lager yeast in wine? on 07-06-2015 at 02:33 PM
The only issue I can think of is alcohol tolerance for the 34/70 yeast. A quick google says
tolerant up to 9%. A wine yeast will get you higher but if you like sweet wine go for it.
Posted in thread: Temperature for aging pinot griogio in keg on 07-06-2015 at 02:28 PM
I have a keg of pinot griogio which I want to age for a few months but neither of my two
options for where to do this seem optional temperature-wise.I have an old upright freezer I
keep at 55 I've re-...
Posted in thread: Who's smoking meat this weekend? on 07-06-2015 at 03:31 AM
Love all the pictures. I did a 10 lb injected and rubbed pork shoulder low and sort of slow for
a total of 9 hours and it turned out great. I wasn't sure it would be done for dinner so I used
Posted in thread: Side arms again: train low ones up or let lay on ground? on 07-05-2015 at 06:27 PM
Of my 5 bines, 3 are currently producing many side arms, almost entirely on the lower halves of
the bines. On my fastest growing Magnum bine some of the side arms are over 5 feet long and
would be gro...
Posted in thread: Cheap, easy, effective beer line cleaner on 07-01-2015 at 02:42 AM
I like what you did their with the pin lock fitting, makes connecting/disconnecting a cinch.
Might have to give that a go now, as I've just been fitting the tubing over my tap.The pin lock
Posted in thread: Cheap, easy, effective beer line cleaner on 06-29-2015 at 12:57 AM
I splurged and bought the $9.99 164 GPH pump at Harbor Freight, plus I paid about $3 for a 3/8"
male flare to 1/2" MIP connector. I had a pin lock liquid out, a 1/2" FIP barbed fitting, and
Posted in thread: Anyone using ollas as a water source? on 06-28-2015 at 01:10 PM
Apparently my first year Magnum and Centennial hops like ollas as a water and Miracle Gro
liquid (10-5-10) source. Here is an end of June update picture. the same time I planted my
hops I planted a M...
Posted in thread: Side arms and burrs, why does no one talk about it? on 06-27-2015 at 09:11 PM
If you talk about this expect to see black helicopters hovering over your hop garden unless you
break out the tin foil. I know the topic has been discussed a few times in various threads
which I've fo...