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Posted in thread: Hop Dry picture tutorial on 07-19-2015 at 01:49 PM
I would let them grow how they are this year. Feed and water as you would any plant.You'll see
how the bines twist around each other and climb the supporting trellis.
Posted in thread: Mygrain Organic Malt Barley Project on 07-15-2015 at 11:29 PM
Thanks Ol-hazza. It's a labor of love.
Posted in thread: Scratch Brewing The Hard Way on 07-15-2015 at 12:52 AM
For those who may be interested I've posted an update on this project on a new thread Is there
a better thread to share this material?
Posted in thread: Hop Dry picture tutorial on 07-15-2015 at 12:32 AM
Hi Mustard. I established six plants of Halertau and Cascade a few years ago that now cover a
garden pergola and produce good hops each year. I also attended a workshop which explained the
setup and o...
Posted in thread: Mygrain Organic Malt Barley Project on 07-11-2015 at 01:47 PM
This is an update on our organic malt barley growing project this summer in Eastern canada. The
project is designed to prove our ability to grow barley for a local micro brewer. we hope to
prove our a...
Posted in thread: Scratch Brewing The Hard Way on 04-07-2015 at 10:55 AM
Thanks! Win or lose I'll share what happens.
Posted in thread: Scratch Brewing The Hard Way on 04-05-2015 at 09:06 PM
Well, a lot happened after my last few optimistic posts 4 years ago. And a lot of lessons were
learned. I ran into a series of setbacks that were disappointing and left me feeling like I
didn't have m...
Posted in thread: Scratch Brewing The Hard Way on 10-23-2011 at 10:57 PM
Yes! Thanks for asking. We planted about 1/5 of an acre of malting barley this spring from the
seed we grew last year. We found that about 1/3 of our plot was not rich enough to produce a
Posted in thread: Barley notes for brewers and growers on 07-06-2011 at 01:27 PM
One other thing - DO talk to your local guy and contact your farm bureau about which types are
grown for malting in your region. If he doesn't grow those types he may be able to help you
order a bag o...