Last Activity:08-02-2015 1:00 PM
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Posted in thread: Trellis question on 08-02-2015 at 04:45 AM
Call a lumber yard would be my advice.
Posted in thread: Cuttings or Rhizomes? on 08-02-2015 at 04:44 AM
I would buy a rhizome. I can't imagine cutting the roots of a plant that hasn't been in the
ground for a year is a good idea. The only time I would cut if you're considering that as the
only option wo...
Posted in thread: Compost and spent grain on 08-02-2015 at 01:03 AM
I add the newspaper junk mail and bills to mine. Turning it more often will reduce the smell.
It sounds odd but the more you turn it the less stink it has to release. It also helps it
Posted in thread: Surprise hop grower! on 08-02-2015 at 12:58 AM
I would be shocked to see it died in one day but I don't know if you had just a rhizome or a
whole plant.I would suggest weaving the hop in and out of the wood. You'll easily fit 10' of
hop growing in...
Posted in thread: 2015 Hop garden photo thread on 08-01-2015 at 11:15 PM
Here are mine. South facing backyard with the better plant getting more of the afternoon sun
and it's planted in the ground. The one in the pot didn't get watered for a week or so during
some high hea...
Posted in thread: 2015 Hop garden photo thread on 07-31-2015 at 12:54 PM
I have a question. How long does it take from seeing burrs to them forming into hops. And does
the process get faster when you have more mature plants or is the weather also more of a
factor. Just cur...
Posted in thread: Most sanitary way to test beer on 07-21-2015 at 02:02 AM
Posted in thread: Reusing sour equipment on 07-19-2015 at 02:35 PM
No I didn't taste. I measured the gravity using my hydrometer. It's pretty hard to mess up
reading 1.070 and 1.030. Sorry for the confusing post but I'm wondering if it was possible that
I didn't sana...
Posted in thread: PSA: Check your tank's weight after a fill on 07-19-2015 at 02:29 PM
I remember filling NOS bottles when I worked at Summit Racing. In the winter we could get more
than 10 lbs into the tank and in summer we had to work hard to fill it with 10 but always
charged by the ...
Posted in thread: Lowering Sediment - Pre-Soaking... on 07-18-2015 at 01:38 PM
Sounds like the kind of process that negates the simplicity of BIAB.This. I use super moss and
wait 30 minutes after a boil to let everything settle. Add some gelatin which is cheap at