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Posted in thread: controlling both fridge and freezer separately? on 01-13-2016 at 03:23 PM
I am about to purchase a refrigerator or freezer for a fermentation chamber. There are
obviously pros and cons to each. The freezer is an easy plug into an external controller like
the STC or Inkbird,...
Posted in thread: Am I wasting my time with Willamette hops? on 01-10-2016 at 06:02 PM
I am about to pull my Willamette as well. 3 years and still not producing like the others. I
may just divide the Centennial.
Posted in thread: Help! Varmits Decimating My Hops Over Winter on 01-10-2016 at 05:57 PM
.22LR and a good dog and cat team. Never had an issue with mine.
Posted in thread: Still bubbling after 2 weeks on 01-09-2016 at 02:49 PM
I am trying cider for the first time. Used D-47 yeast (rehydrated). Been in the primary for two
weeks and still bubbling about 1 bubble every 4 seconds. Fermentation started within 4 hours.
OG was 1.0...
Posted in thread: LHBS in Northern (Vicenza) Italy on 01-05-2016 at 01:07 PM
Colliberici, for winemaking there is a great place down in Barbarano near the old RR tracks
(now a bike/walking path). I can't remember the name but it is basically a farm /vineyard
supply with all of...
Posted in thread: Need a butcher - VA on 07-20-2015 at 08:37 PM
Help! I have two hogs that I need to butcher. One of them needs to go immediately. My dilemma.
I had planned to do it myself about 3 months ago but I got deployed. Now it is 95 degrees so I
need to fi...
Posted in thread: Cold Break Brewing Microbrew Series Giveaway - Open to All! on 06-25-2015 at 11:33 AM
Looks awesome. Please pick me!
Posted in thread: How do you kill a hop vine? on 04-12-2015 at 06:18 PM
Generally a backhoe will take care of the problem but no guarantee. I think the trick is to get
the entire rhizome (which will have multiplied considerably over the 15 years) so lots of
digging. You d...
Posted in thread: What is your favorite yeast for soda ? on 05-29-2014 at 05:20 PM
I was thinking this might work. How did you pasteurize the glass bottled soda? Low temp more
time or high temp short time? I am not a fan of plastic and like pulling a cold bottle out of
Posted in thread: Frustrated with thermometers. on 05-29-2014 at 05:00 PM
Your infrared thermometer only reads surface temp and the others will read the temp at the
location of the probe. Infrared if probably not a great choice for a BK full of wort. The
others should be cl...