Last Activity:10-23-2012 11:35 AM
Posted in thread: Hop cones with leaves protruding on 07-10-2012 at 02:22 PM
I have heard something like this could happen if you give them too much nitrogen too late in
the hop development life cycle. It may not be an issue at all as jfrank suggested, just a
Posted in thread: What is it and how do I get rid of it? on 06-15-2012 at 06:54 PM
I think Diatomaceous Earth might be a good course of action based on what I have read/heard. It
stops insects physically, not chemically. At least that is my understanding. If I where you I
Posted in thread: Need to identify a pest on 05-08-2012 at 04:29 PM
The best advice I got was to have a good Integrated Pest Management plan in the event you ever
need one so that you already have it. I have not seen any other eggs and only two butterflies,
so my plan...
Posted in thread: Need to identify a pest on 05-07-2012 at 06:35 PM
Thanks bchurch, the Comma butterfly does fit, and seems to be the consensus at this point based
on some input from the knowledgeable professionals at Gorst Valley. Because I have not seen any
Posted in thread: Need to identify a pest on 05-07-2012 at 06:03 PM
@ damdaman, Very good point, I cannot be certain of that.
Posted in thread: Need to identify a pest on 05-04-2012 at 09:09 PM
Hi folks,Hoping someone can help me identify these little egg looking things I found on my hop
plant. As you may be able to see in the pic with the guts on my finger, I can squish these
things with a ...
Posted in thread: Where to buy Cedar Posts on 04-03-2012 at 02:03 PM
Thanks all for the input! I will check into all of the suggestions.Day Tripper, 55-60 posts is
a high number, but they won't go to waste so if I get a better price on more volume and
delivery is the s...
Posted in thread: Where to buy Cedar Posts on 04-02-2012 at 06:56 PM
Hello all,I am preparing a 1/4 acre hop yard and need a source for cedar posts. I am located in
South Jersey and will need roughly 55-60 posts at 20-22' x 6-7" to accommodate my design.Does
Posted in thread: To sample or not to sample, this is my question! on 02-08-2012 at 03:39 PM
Hey folks,First time brewer here and just very engrossed in the whole process. They should warn
you before you start that this hobby is most addictive!Here is my scoop. First brew was done
this past F...