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Posted in thread: Hop Farming in the desert on 10-30-2013 at 10:31 PM
Mine all got pretty hammered in the heat but then came back during the monsoons. I actually got
pretty decent growth considering they were first year. 157119
Posted in thread: Hop Farming in the desert on 05-21-2013 at 03:32 AM
Growth is going good. All 4 pots have taken off rather well. It's already been over 100 degrees
and they're still doing good. 123361
Posted in thread: Hop Farming in the desert on 05-21-2013 at 03:30 AM
Very cool! What part of town are you in? I'll move my 'blog'ing efforts to this thread if it's
all the same.
Posted in thread: Hop Farming in the desert on 05-06-2013 at 01:23 AM
At about a week and a half in, all four hops broke ground. Here's the progress at 3 weeks.
Posted in thread: Hop Farming in the desert on 04-16-2013 at 12:57 AM
115717I live in Las Vegas which is notorious for having garbage soil so I thought I'd give this
a try. Just planted 2 Cascades and 2 Centennials. 21 gallon planters with organic potting soil.
Posted in thread: Growing Hops in planters on 04-16-2013 at 12:49 AM
Can you train the vines onto SS wire? I am in FL, have a great location for morning sun,
afternoon shade, and 30' to eaeves on roof. Want to use pulleys, with SS wire, and as they
train up the wire, w...
Posted in thread: Growing Hops in planters on 04-01-2013 at 12:46 AM
Northern Brewer and places like www.freshops.com have hop rhizomes in stock and ready to ship
right now. Tis the season!
Posted in thread: American Wheat Beer - 2nd place Best of show - 2011 HBT BJCP competition on 03-31-2013 at 09:20 PM
Just ordered the NB Raspberry Wheat AG Kit. Gonna brew that up next weekend but use real
raspberries instead of the extract. Should be tasty... Anyone else used this kit?
Posted in thread: I'm going to grow Hops on 03-31-2013 at 09:16 PM
Just ordered some rhizomes from Northern Brewer. Got 2 Cascades and 2 Centennials. I plan on
starting them in 5 gallon buckets with drippers on each one. One rhizome/dripper per bucket. If
all goes as...
Posted in thread: American Wheat Beer - 2nd place Best of show - 2011 HBT BJCP competition on 11-22-2012 at 03:51 AM
By the way LoloMT7... I'm originally from Missoula as well!