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Posted in thread: To experienced hop growers... on 07-22-2011 at 02:56 PM
Can you post a picture of the entire bine? Do you do a moisture test before you water? I can go
out and take a picture of my hop plants and all of them have that yellowing on the bottom. It
Posted in thread: To experienced hop growers... on 07-21-2011 at 12:59 AM
Pics speak louder than words.. Get a close up of a leaf in question and then take a picture of
the entire bine.. If the yellowing leaves are only happening down low I wouldn't worry about it
to much. ...
Posted in thread: Poop on 03-29-2011 at 02:16 PM
You need to let the manure rest for a couple months before you apply it other wise it will burn
very badly. And you may not want to use the horse manure because you will get weeds coming up
Posted in thread: Insecticide on 03-29-2011 at 04:07 AM
Its hard to say which kind of caterpillar it is without seeing a picture but anything with BT
or spinosad will kill them
Posted in thread: Insecticide on 03-26-2011 at 03:04 AM
+1 for milky spore! forgot all about that stuff.. partly because you cant buy it hardly
anywhere in CA
Posted in thread: Insecticide on 03-25-2011 at 04:17 PM
Bacillus thuringiensis (BT) and Spinosad will take care of eating insects (snails,
caterpillars, earwigs) and they wont kill the benificials. If you get aphids a insecticidal
soap will work for them b...
Posted in thread: hop fertilizer on 02-22-2011 at 02:48 PM
Superthrive is just over priced root stimulator. I got a sample from work and tried it on some
bare root berries I planted this year and there is no difference between the two. Id try and
get some gre...
Posted in thread: Large Giveaway - Fermenter, Mash Paddles, Thermapen on 12-22-2010 at 03:47 AM
Posted in thread: Bag Worm Control - BT, Sevin, etc? on 07-01-2010 at 02:52 AM
It will kill the eggs but it will not touch the bag worms them selves. It will just control
them. Spinosad does not significantly affect beneficial organisms including ladybugs, green
Posted in thread: Bag Worm Control - BT, Sevin, etc? on 06-29-2010 at 06:24 AM
Spinosad is animal and human safe.. Right now I believe it is the only 100% food safe pesticide
on the market. It is whats used in sluggo plus and it has been OMRI approved.. Insecticidal
soap works b...