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Posted in thread: 2013 Willamette Hop Log on 08-19-2013 at 01:49 AM
Harvested about 2/3 of the total cones yesterday and got them drying on a screen from the door
propped between two chairs with a fan blowing up thru them. Its a small harvest but didn't
expect much fr...
Posted in thread: Irish Stout on 08-16-2013 at 01:05 PM
Time will mellow it out at this point. Just let it condition and get some age on it if ur not
Posted in thread: 2013 Willamette Hop Log on 07-31-2013 at 10:51 PM
Well its been a couple weeks and the spurs have turned into some nice looking cones. I counted
around 35 or so. That's not a whole lot, but more than I had last year!The side arms are at the
the top o...
Posted in thread: This rope work well? on 07-29-2013 at 06:54 PM
I have only a 6ft section going from the ground to my clothes line and that lets the clothes
line handle most of the weight. I did have to wrap the twine I used around the clothes line
since the hops ...
Posted in thread: Spiders on hops on 07-29-2013 at 06:51 PM
No just regular web slinging spiders that string webs between leaves and such. I haven't seen
any damage other than from japanese beetles and an occasional silk worm.
Posted in thread: This rope work well? on 07-26-2013 at 01:05 AM
It might be ok.. you need some good twine that's "hairy" so the rough texture of the bines can
Posted in thread: Spiders on hops on 07-25-2013 at 12:06 PM
I have been noticing quite a bit of spiders on my first year Williamette plant here lately. I'm
just letting them go hoping they will eat some pests that want to chow down on some leaves. Is
it ok to ...
Posted in thread: 2013 Willamette Hop Log on 07-10-2013 at 09:56 PM
I checked the bines this morning and I saw some spurs! I'm getting pretty pumped about this
year's harvest. Hopefully have enough for a flavor and aroma addition.10 July
Posted in thread: 2013 Willamette Hop Log on 07-02-2013 at 10:48 PM
They reached the top over the weekend and I tried training the bine horizontally but the
clothes line was way too smooth to grip.I took the same string and wrapped it around the line
for about 10'. Wi...
Posted in thread: Well screwed that pooch on 06-29-2013 at 03:45 PM
Good deal! I'm sure its gonna turn out just fine hah