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Posted in thread: Harvested, now what? on 07-27-2015 at 05:14 PM
I don't have a way to put them back up unfortunately, the whole trellis fell down. So what I
did, was lifted the trellis top and sides (including the strings which have the bines on them)
up off the g...
Posted in thread: Drying unorthodox-ed on 07-27-2015 at 04:29 PM
So those bags in the top picture were 4.5 lbs wet and .75 lbs dry?Your dehumidifier got them
down to 16.7% of their wet weight?The total of all those bags was 72 oz wet and it dehydrated
down into 12 ...
Posted in thread: Drying unorthodox-ed on 07-18-2015 at 06:13 AM
Posted in thread: Drying unorthodox-ed on 07-18-2015 at 06:10 AM
My goal will be to throw them in at the 10 - 0 min range with hopstands or to dry hop with
them.Final count was approx 72 oz wet into 12 oz dry. I vacuum sealed and froze them today.
Posted in thread: Drying unorthodox-ed on 07-16-2015 at 09:10 PM
Like cram said, keep going until they are 20% to 25% of the original weight.It will go faster
if you rip the bags open and spread them out. The more air contact, the faster they will dry.
In a bag lik...
Posted in thread: Drying unorthodox-ed on 07-15-2015 at 03:22 PM
Posted in thread: Drying unorthodox-ed on 07-15-2015 at 03:20 PM
So I harvested and had way more than I was expecting. I planned two brews to use them wet, but
a ton more were collected. So I wasn't planning on drying, and had to come up with something
fast. This i...
Posted in thread: Harvested, now what? on 07-13-2015 at 09:00 PM
Either put them back up to continue to grow or cut them off.You still have a lot of growing
season. So putting them back up will give the roots a lot more time to grow and gather energy
from the leave...
Posted in thread: Harvested, now what? on 07-13-2015 at 01:37 PM
see pictures in: laid the bines and trellis down to harvest, hopefully without ripping them
out of the ground. The question is, now what?I want to promote the health of the roots for next
year, and I...
Posted in thread: Fresh Hop Beer suggestions on 07-13-2015 at 05:20 AM