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Posted in thread: Second year Cascades not flowering on 07-30-2014 at 05:57 PM
I am located in east Texas and we are having an unusually mild and wet summer, relatively
speaking. It's still reaching the upper 90's but we are still getting rain which is not normal.
My cascades pr...
Posted in thread: Digging up first year rhizomes a good idea? on 01-13-2014 at 08:23 PM
Very good info and thanks for the photos. It helps to see what I should be looking for. I will
definitely let these go one more year at least.
Posted in thread: Digging up first year rhizomes a good idea? on 01-10-2014 at 08:32 PM
Oh wow. That's good to know. Thanks. We are actually considering moving in the next couple of
years. The crown can be transplanted before that amount of time, correct?
Posted in thread: Digging up first year rhizomes a good idea? on 01-10-2014 at 05:40 PM
I have a local farmer wanting to add hops to his spring planting and my local HBS may want some
also so I told them I would give them one or two rhizomes from my 1st year cascade but as I
started to r...
Posted in thread: Wow is all on 09-21-2013 at 03:30 AM
Posted in thread: Reducing tart-ness from fruit on 07-30-2013 at 09:14 PM
I've got a Dubbel I racked on blackberries. I was wondering this same question. Mines already
bottled and at 2 weeks it was more tart than I was hoping it would be. Would letting it age in
the bottle ...
Posted in thread: Blackberry Blegian Dubbel on 07-29-2013 at 05:06 PM
I brewed a Belgian Dubbel and decided to rack it into fresh local grown blackberries.
Everything went well with the whole process. I let it sit in the secondary for about three
weeks and then bottled....
Posted in thread: White foam volcano on 07-23-2013 at 06:17 PM
I've ran into this before. It sounds like you just need to let it sit for another week then
give it a shot. Two weeks in the bottle is a little soon. I don't remember the technical
verbiage for it but...
Posted in thread: How much oxyclean do you use? on 07-22-2013 at 02:32 PM
In 5 gallons, hoppy stench in container? You say stench, I say wonderful aroma.
Posted in thread: Can hops be picked too late? on 07-20-2013 at 09:19 PM
136304136306136307The first pic is the first round of hops before I picked them. The last two
are what's on the bines now. They still aren't ready to be harvested.