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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 ...
Posted in thread: 2013's How many gal of homebrew in 2013 on 12-12-2013 at 01:48 PM
+ 5 Light hoppy Ale+15 Holiday Ale+15 DIPA= 55,276
Posted in thread: Are My Plants Typical for first year rhizomes? on 08-14-2013 at 11:35 AM
Not gonna lie they do seem very small for how long they have been in the ground.All 3 of my
plants were put in April 7th or so and are all 20+ feet tall with dozens of blooms. Maybe its
just due to th...
Posted in thread: Are My Plants Typical for first year rhizomes? on 08-13-2013 at 02:12 PM
*Update*I've got five whole cones growing on Brewers Gold!!!:ban:Skip ahead to 6:00 to
Posted in thread: Grain to Glass Video (15 gallon batch) on 07-09-2013 at 09:53 PM
I see white room is spotless. I'd of had beer all over the ceiling running that pump.I do still
tend to make the floor sticky from time to time. ;)Great vid, inspired me to automate my
set-up. I don't...