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Posted in thread: Trimming / Pruning on 06-06-2014 at 01:54 PM
Redirection seems to work for me.My yard is on a slope, so I run them up about 8' and then
uphill to another line about 30' away. That seems to be working for now.They do tend to like a
slight upward ...
Posted in thread: Hop Bine Tip Dead on 06-06-2014 at 01:49 PM
Had a similar issue with one of my centenials - it decided to train itself while i was
traveling - kinked two vines and the tip of another snapped off.It shot out new bines from the
bottom (also tryin...
Posted in thread: What are you doing instead of brewing this weekend? on 05-17-2014 at 07:45 PM
Distributing a group buy, fixing my gutter, and going to see Godzilla (today). Tomorrow,
assuming things dry out, will be dedicated to mowing the lawn, stringing some hops, and
planting three more.
Posted in thread: Pittsburgh/Western Group Buy #8 on 05-17-2014 at 04:04 AM
We're ready for pickup on Saturday, and I'll be hop stringing on sunday. Holy crap the 2nd year
plants came out of nowhere. We do have some shortages/errors - I'll shoot out an email shortly
with the ...
Posted in thread: The Great Hydra Giveaway! on 05-17-2014 at 03:57 AM
Posted in thread: Pittsburgh/Western Group Buy #8 on 05-02-2014 at 08:55 PM
We still on for 5/3 or no? I paid last week just didn't post it. :)Negative - had to push the
date out (see email)
Posted in thread: Pittsburgh/Western Group Buy #8 on 04-28-2014 at 04:14 PM
anything happening with the hop order? is that happening at same time as grain order?Same time.
Most of the hops are on hand (and needing of a new home).196148
Posted in thread: Thermowell over external probe, and stress testing WLP-001 on 04-25-2014 at 05:08 PM
I love winter fermentations - all i do is slap on a fermwrap or equivelant, attach the temp
probe, insulate, and easy temp control.Easy, that is, until i got lazy and didn't get new
electrical tape.2 ...
Posted in thread: Corn smell and taste during fermentation on 04-25-2014 at 04:58 PM
First - good call tasting the beer ... helps make better beer. Just keep calm and back away
slowly once your finished. The yeast are busy and don't have time for you ;P.The interwebs
(cause they never...
Posted in thread: Wort Monster Giveaway on 04-25-2014 at 04:45 PM