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Posted in thread: GVH Drying Method on 09-28-2013 at 11:22 AM
You were not kidding about the particles GVH_Dan!! This is after just one tray on my oast from
Posted in thread: Hop oast on 09-28-2013 at 11:14 AM
I finished up my hop oast a while back. ripped a 3/8" strip off every board. Then stapled the
screen to the larger box frame, and glued/nailed the strip on. This hopefully will help keep
the screen ...
Posted in thread: 2013 hops harvest on 09-28-2013 at 11:06 AM
Packaged up the last of mine last week. 25.6 oz. Cascade. 1066.29oz
Posted in thread: 2013 Hop garden photo thread on 08-31-2013 at 04:54 PM
30oz wet dried down to 7.5oz. That's pretty spot on isn't it?They need to dry a bit more than
that. You want them to be about 1/5th their wet weight. You are only at 1/4. Your target weight
is 6oz. or...
Posted in thread: 2013 hops harvest on 08-31-2013 at 02:53 PM
So total of 400.25 oz.Man, I suck at this. Didn't realize it was that kinda thread.... Will
update as I go.
Posted in thread: 2013 hops harvest on 08-31-2013 at 01:31 PM
Oh sorry... That's my first round this year. 19.2 oz total (plus a couple cones here and there
that ripened fast and I picked to put in my beers)
Posted in thread: " Wild " hops on 08-31-2013 at 01:25 PM
I wouldn't put too much weight on the flavor of the wild hop cones. I found some several years
ago, and did a quick 1 year trial where I took some rhizomes and grew them at home and mad a
trellis for ...
Posted in thread: 2013 hops harvest on 08-31-2013 at 01:14 PM
I put 19.2 oz. of Centennials in the freezer last night. (2nd year plants and lowest yielding
variety this year) have 2nd year cascades and 4th year wild to go....
Posted in thread: 2013 Hop garden photo thread on 08-31-2013 at 02:35 AM
Don't get me wrong, as my hop bines were growing inches per day I was giving them plenty of
water. But once they seemed close to their max length I backed off. My main concern was letting
those roots ...
Posted in thread: GVH Drying Method on 08-30-2013 at 05:55 PM
Thanks. We are trying to do our part to clear up fact from folklore and hop growing has A LOT
of the latter.While you are at it, try those nettles in a brew. I've been told they are
interesting and ma...