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Posted in thread: Carboy/ Keg Cleaner Giveaway on 06-01-2011 at 12:25 PM
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Posted in thread: Growing Hops in Containers - New York, any tips on 04-15-2010 at 01:15 AM
i'm in chicago, and have 4 plants in huge pots on our 4th floor rooftop. 2nd year, 3 of the
plants are up to about 3-4 ft now. 1 is nowhere to be seen... As 2nd year plants, they are
perhaps a foot or...
Posted in thread: How many gallons of EdWort's Apfelwein have been made? on 08-29-2009 at 07:04 PM
bottling mine today:13,590+5 = 13,595
Posted in thread: Are aphids a problem? on 06-24-2009 at 02:48 AM
you guys with ladybug experience:i have some aphids (maybe an average of 1 on every 4th leaf or
so), so decided to get a pack of ladybugs before the problem got worse. 2 days later, when i
water the p...
Posted in thread: Identify these critters on my hops on 06-23-2009 at 12:12 AM
thanks guys. so the question is, do i let them live, if it's only those 2 bugs?and i wonder how
the hell they found my plants. It's urban Chicago on a roof-top of a 5 floor building.
Posted in thread: Identify these critters on my hops on 06-22-2009 at 02:14 AM
I've got 2 largish insects that are continuously on my Cascade plant, and I'm unsure if they
are friend or foe. I definitely have aphids, and have just released a bag of ladybugs on the 4
plants this ...
Posted in thread: hop garden help on 06-13-2009 at 03:29 PM
rarjr,i'm in Chicago as well, and have 4 plants in 24" pots. their growth has also come to a
standstill over the last 2 weeks.I'm going to attribute it to the fact that it has rained every
2nd day wit...
Posted in thread: wind on 04-27-2009 at 03:27 AM
as i've mentioned in other posts, i'm growing hops in containers on our rooftop deck here in
Chicago. We're not that high up, it's only equivalent to the 5th floor or so, but it is the
Posted in thread: Container Hops in Colorado on 04-12-2009 at 02:14 PM
i've got a cascade, a fuggles, and 2 small goldings (i only ordered 1) in containers on my
rooftop deck here in chicago.I found some 20" pots at Home Depot for $10 a piece, and planted
Posted in thread: 2009 Hop garden picture thread. on 04-10-2009 at 01:50 AM
Quakertown, PAMy fathers yard i am from phillynice. small world. my dad taught at Milford for
years in Q'town.