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Posted in thread: How to quickly dry harvested hops? on 08-04-2016 at 12:15 PM
I made myself a frame, 4 by 7 foot, covered in window screen, put that up on sawhorses in the
garage that sits at about 25C this time of year. Layer the hops as thin as you can on this and
walk away. ...
Posted in thread: There's no such thing as a session IPA. on 06-15-2016 at 05:50 PM
I am in between on what makes it a session. Is it a totally new beer, or a marketing ploy. To
me it is a bit of both. The session IPA are the little sisters of a companies big brother IPA.
You can't h...
Posted in thread: Easy hop strain to grow? on 05-10-2016 at 06:08 PM
I am in Winnipeg and by far my two best producers were Nugget (1st) and Cascade (2nd). The
Nuggets were grown from plant plugs and took an extra year to get established, but when they
did they took of...
Posted in thread: Spring Giveaway ONLY CANADA customers on 04-18-2016 at 12:06 PM
The 2000 looks like something I could use.
Posted in thread: 100% homegrown on 03-22-2016 at 12:15 PM
Never have I said don't experiment. What I am leaning to is if you are going to spend the time
to grow your own, why wouldn't you start with something that has been designed for what you are
using it ...
Posted in thread: 100% homegrown on 03-21-2016 at 05:27 PM
Is it too high for dry land farming? The question was not about conventional farming
(cultivation and irrigation). I would almost always follow guidelines for something like
seeding rate. Professional...
Posted in thread: 100% homegrown on 03-21-2016 at 05:14 PM
Winter crops often have a vernalization requirement. You can learn about it for each grain to
make sure your winter will meet the requirements.If you decide to use those grains for a higher
Posted in thread: Info Request: Alc. mixing and blowing chunks on 03-17-2016 at 08:42 PM
Jim explains it all:https://youtu.be/7g0AJPqKybs
Posted in thread: growing your own barley on 03-14-2016 at 03:58 PM
The AMBA list, winter varieties have the asterix,ND Genesis joins the list along with AAC
Synergy and Thoroughbred which were addedmid-year to the 2015 recommended list. For 2016, the
Posted in thread: Is this the worst beer ever sold??? on 02-16-2016 at 03:38 PM
I guess you guys don't have the pleasure of Minhas Creek. The worst beer while drinking, and
the day after a joy to sit on the pot whilst your insides fall out. Supposedly it is the bottom
1/3 of the ...