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Posted in thread: El Dorado hop Suggestions on 08-17-2015 at 11:33 PM
El dorado is a tested and thoroughly tasty proprietary hop and I'm glad or the hybridization
that produced it. Consistently, the alpha acids and character have come through even in batches
where I hav...
Posted in thread: Hops did not get all that big. Normal ? on 08-17-2015 at 02:29 AM
Agreed on evaluation of varying growth within the first year. Questions on what I can see from
the photo is do you have suitable mounding around each crown (a good sizeable hill of dirt is
Posted in thread: AHA Surly Wort Rally on 08-08-2015 at 03:46 PM
Call me crazy experimental, but I decided not to add any fruits to the mix and let the yeast do
the storytelling, based on the tales of "vomit" I've heard about this giveaway (which actually
cost us $...
Posted in thread: Coldbreak Brewing Herms Giveaway! on 07-29-2015 at 02:08 AM
In to win!
Posted in thread: HomeBrewSupply Amcyl Brew Kettle w/ 3-Piece Ball Valve Giveaway! on 07-29-2015 at 02:07 AM
I'm all in!
Posted in thread: Cold Break Brewing Microbrew Series Giveaway - Open to All! on 06-26-2015 at 03:44 AM
Let me in! Thanks!:tank:
Posted in thread: Lateral branching? on 06-07-2015 at 07:25 PM
That is normal sidearm growth for most varieties. Don't chop your yield. Thats where your hops
come from. Cut the head of the bine if you really need to chop something.
Posted in thread: Is this ok to use for my hops? on 06-07-2015 at 07:06 PM
Slow release should be fine. Don't overdo anything is a good rule. At the same time, don't put
all your stock into focusing solely on nitrogen. While nitrogen is necessary, the potassium (k)
Posted in thread: Snip ends of bines when they reach top of structure? on 05-16-2015 at 04:16 AM
My advice would be go clip them. Send energy to the sidearms. No use in getting higher than
your necessity to produce quality hops from the sidearms. Only caveat in keeping what you
currently have is ...
Posted in thread: 10 Gallon Kettle Giveaway on 05-06-2015 at 12:49 PM
with this. Down with that. :tank: