Last Activity:12-28-2014 10:42 PM
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Posted in thread: Grew Mt Hood and Cascade together. What now? on 09-07-2014 at 10:16 PM
Mt Hood can be floral, cascade citrusy, I would make a summer ale type thing. Something like
6lbs pilsener, 3lbs munich, mash low for fermentability, add all of the hops after the boil and
let them st...
Posted in thread: Mt Hood hops stunted growth on 07-19-2014 at 12:20 AM
The rhizome does not die. It will go into dormancy till next year and that is when you can
expect some hops. As for buying new rhizomes, only if you want new verieties ;)
Posted in thread: Major BRY-97 Lag on 07-12-2014 at 02:09 AM
It always takes longer for this yeast to work for me, the only time it took over 48 hours was
when i rehydrated it. My theory is that it gets bad temperature shock from going to a coolish
Posted in thread: Hops and Deer problems? on 07-10-2014 at 09:15 PM
My experience with deer is that they love young sprouts and young leaves. The only way to deter
them at my house is with chicken wire cages.
Posted in thread: Broken Vine on 06-21-2014 at 07:45 PM
I personally would just leave it and let the root grow nice and strog for the coming years.
Posted in thread: Broken Vine on 06-11-2014 at 06:21 PM
That is what they do when the main bine breaks, the two offshoots are now two new main bines,
Posted in thread: Hops in Snow on 05-16-2014 at 04:43 PM
No, i live out river road past the fairgrounds. Im only a few hundred feet above the river but
we usually hold out our cold weather longer than in town. I certainly wouldnt say its god awful
Posted in thread: Hops in Snow on 05-15-2014 at 07:44 PM
Well they have several places to drink now, but i get your point. And yes plains is in its own
little banana belt as i like to say, but we still have some dramatic weather shifs, especially
at the hig...
Posted in thread: Hops in Snow on 05-13-2014 at 09:28 PM
Yes sir! What type of work would you need?
Posted in thread: Hops in Snow on 05-13-2014 at 07:47 PM
Oh, and i see you are propagating your own hop verieties. If you want someone to grow a rhizome
in the plains area you know who to call ;)