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Posted in thread: Help me identify this bug! on 06-02-2015 at 12:51 AM
Here are what ladybug eggs look like. If these appear, you know your hops are well protected.
Posted in thread: Help me identify this bug! on 06-02-2015 at 12:49 AM
Is this for the aphids or their eggs? Or both? I don't see any aphids, just their eggs. Should
I do this all over the plant or just where I see the eggs? Thanks for the help!When I look at
the pic, I ...
Posted in thread: Growing hops from seed on 05-19-2015 at 03:32 PM
Here are a few pics from the yard.
Posted in thread: Growing hops from seed on 05-18-2015 at 07:16 PM
Checked on the hopyard. They look a little beaten, but some are starting to take off. Several
are already over my head. Other ones, whose main bine was damaged, have started popping out new
Posted in thread: Hops on my mind on 05-16-2015 at 01:56 AM
Hard to tell from the pic, but looks like Japanese hops (Humulus japonicus).
Posted in thread: Growing hops from seed on 05-13-2015 at 05:47 PM
@ffaoe,1) You really should move them to bigger pots at some point. 4" pots dry out very
quickly. I've lost a few this way. You also need to consider how much the roots grow the first
year. Here is a ...
Posted in thread: Growing hops from seed on 05-11-2015 at 04:34 PM
I'd brew with gutter hops!
Posted in thread: Trellis pole spacing on 05-08-2015 at 01:48 PM
*technically* the strongest way to put your earth anchors in is in the same angle as your
guywire.Not according to the USDA and Forest services:"The anchor should be installed
perpendicular to the gro...
Posted in thread: Trellis pole spacing on 05-07-2015 at 10:02 PM
Straight down.This gets it as deep as possible.
Posted in thread: Trellis pole spacing on 05-07-2015 at 07:47 PM
Should the guy lines extend out to the sides of the main poles, in line with the main wire that
runs between the poles, or perpendicular to them at 90 degrees?A single line needs to be
directly in lin...