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Posted in thread: Triskel Hops? on 04-03-2014 at 02:22 PM
I know this is a little late but I just got an email from Farmhouse Brewing and they just got
them in stock.
Posted in thread: 1st attempt at growing barley on 04-09-2013 at 01:09 PM
It's Robust barley which is a 6-row barley. The 2-row doesn't fair so well down here in the
Posted in thread: 2012 Simcoe Hops and Others................... on 03-17-2013 at 11:30 PM
Have any left?
Posted in thread: 1st attempt at growing barley on 03-11-2013 at 01:24 PM
I'm going to have to harvest it by hand. The area is probably 600-800 sq. ft. I'll probably cut
it down with a scythe and then thresh it in a pillow case
Posted in thread: 1st attempt at growing barley on 03-11-2013 at 12:28 AM
Yeah, I'm going to give malting a try. There are quite a few videos on youtube. I figured I'd
start out just making a base malt and just buy my specialty malts
Posted in thread: 1st attempt at growing barley on 03-10-2013 at 10:31 PM
No secret techniques. Tilled the earth, scattered the seed with one of those rotary grass seed
planters and just let it grow. Didn't have to use any fertilizer and we've had so much rain
this year it ...
Posted in thread: 1st attempt at growing barley on 03-10-2013 at 07:38 PM
It looks to be coming in pretty
Posted in thread: Trellis idea on 03-05-2013 at 03:05 PM
I wasn't thinking about the poles on public property. I was thinking about the pole in my yard
where I'm the one actually cutting the grass around it.
Posted in thread: Trellis idea on 03-04-2013 at 09:56 PM
Just had an idea cross my mind. Those anchor cables on power poles seem like they would make a
pretty good trellis. I wonder what the power company would say if I had my hops growing up
their cable. D...
Posted in thread: Edgestar mini-kegerator on 02-14-2013 at 02:41 AM
Would it be possible to force carb the beer with the larger 12 oz cylinder? I also saw
somewhere that it's not a good idea to use paintball cylinders because they have oil in them.