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Posted in thread: How Well Do You Know Hops Varieties? on 04-30-2015 at 02:17 PM
I've often thought that someplace somewhere someone must be doing a hops tasting. Having
individual tastes of a single hop variety boiled in water, or trying 18 different SMASH brews
that all use the ...
Posted in thread: The "Mr. Beer goes horribly wrong" guy: Where he is today on 03-25-2015 at 04:54 PM
@Premnasbiaculeatus, and everyone else: what are your opinions on the food safety on that
eggcrate louver that's being used for the false bottom? All I can find on the stuff is it's
either made from p...
Posted in thread: The "Mr. Beer goes horribly wrong" guy: Where he is today on 03-22-2015 at 04:39 PM
Thanks for Posting this. I had no idea when I made this video it would be so popular. It didn't
feel funny when I made it. My first video not about gardening... :o
Posted in thread: Best Youtube Beer Video Ever on 01-27-2015 at 02:21 AM
He did one where he was talking about lacing on the glass. It was funny for a couple of minutes
then he kept talking - lacing, lacing, lacing... It made him look like an idiot.Yeah, It is
funny. This ...
Posted in thread: 2014 Hop garden photo thread on 05-23-2014 at 11:07 AM
Only just getting the first hints of cones here in Maryland.If you are in Montgomery or PG
county I'm going to be pretty pissed. I live in Silver Spring and my vines look like they're
months away from...
Posted in thread: 2014 Hop garden photo thread on 05-05-2014 at 12:23 AM
(l-r) Willamette, Cascade & Columbus. Second year growth, although they were transplanted end
of last year after harvest (see my blog for details)Very Nice, I like seeing a post from a
Posted in thread: Bull Shoots VS Normal Bines on 04-17-2014 at 11:38 AM
What are bull sprouts? Never heard of that before.Apparently the first large vigorous sprouts
to come out of the ground in spring are called 'bull shoots' it's a fairly generic term that
gets used thr...
Posted in thread: Bull Shoots VS Normal Bines on 04-17-2014 at 10:04 AM
Yup. Chop 'em all down. Last year my 3 year old crowns sprouted tens of shoots each - looked
more like a bad hair cut gone crazy. Chopped 'em all down, then picked the best looking 5 or 6
shoots from ...
Posted in thread: Bull Shoots VS Normal Bines on 04-16-2014 at 06:22 PM
The first growth on second year plants and older should all be cut back below the groundSo
you're saying if I've got 2 2nd year vines that each have 6-8, 3~4", semi-purple, asparagus
looking bines com...
Posted in thread: Bull Shoots VS Normal Bines on 04-16-2014 at 03:00 PM
Anyone have a good way of IDing a Bull shoot as opposed to a good, normal bine with training
potential, aside from cutting one open to check for hollowness? A good side by side photo
comparison would ...