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Posted in thread: Advice on large-scale growing on 08-07-2013 at 12:40 PM
Why don't you take Dan's workshop? A few hundy is worth the investment if you're looking to
drop some serious coin. There's a class coming up in Sept: anyone is going from the east
coast, coming thro...
Posted in thread: Advice on large-scale growing on 08-06-2013 at 04:36 PM
Yeah, its really is as simple as calling up breweries. Just plan on calling about 200+ times,
stopping in 50 time and doing this to several breweries. The problem is that by now they have
Posted in thread: Central Penn Hopyard on 08-05-2013 at 05:54 PM
Those are the second year. The first year hops are doing okay, but nothing like this. It's to
be expected though.
Posted in thread: Central Penn Hopyard on 08-05-2013 at 03:51 PM
Well our Nugget and Columbus will be harvested for fresh hops on Sunday August 11th. The
Cascade are taking longer to develop and will probably be ready in 3 week or so. here are some
recent pictures ...
Posted in thread: Advice on large-scale growing on 08-05-2013 at 03:47 PM
Half wit - We are just up the road from you and have 600 bines planted, 150 planted last year,
450 this year. If you ever want to stop by let me know. As for information, take everything Dan
says to h...
Posted in thread: New 100 Rhizome hop farm on 08-05-2013 at 03:07 PM
Man, I am amazed at how good these look for first year plants from rhizomes. Keep up the good
Posted in thread: First small hop farm. Help Please. Questions on 06-07-2013 at 02:04 PM
Looking good. What type of cover did you put over the hills?
Posted in thread: New 100 Rhizome hop farm on 06-03-2013 at 05:27 PM
Like Dan from Pleasant Valley said, with new rhizomes you don't want them to be too wet until
they are more mature. The rhizome cutting will rot. If you have multiple that haven't come up
yet I would ...
Posted in thread: Central Penn Hopyard on 05-28-2013 at 12:33 AM
Old hopyard is looking great. Got two plants already at the top of the trellis. get a nice
view on the second image ;-)Started a facebook page for our adventure. Check out more photos at
Posted in thread: Starting a small hop farm!!!! on 05-22-2013 at 12:41 PM
Let me know if you are around this weekend, or memorial day? Hell . . . you're close enough I
could even come down after work sometime.:mug: