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Posted in thread: Yeast starter with no sediment? on 11-09-2013 at 04:55 PM
The strain in wy dennys fav50. Funny but it just started showing some activity. A little
bubbling is going on. :ban: I've been shaking it every chance i get. I'm planning on pitching
it tonight around...
Posted in thread: Yeast starter with no sediment? on 11-09-2013 at 03:41 PM
Yes it's at room temp with no stir plate. I've just been stirring manually as I walk by it.
When I stir/shake it a thick layer of foam forms instantly and then dissipates. Is that what
you are referri...
Posted in thread: Yeast starter with no sediment? on 11-09-2013 at 03:23 PM
It was Oct 13th. The starter is milky but has no sediment. It looks like there is an 1/8th inch
of clear liquid at the top but no sediment. I'm guessing they are still working.
Posted in thread: Yeast starter with no sediment? on 11-09-2013 at 03:02 PM
So I'm doing my first starter for a brew this afternoon. The starter is in an E. flask and has
been going for 14 hours and there is No visible sediment or yeast at the bottom of the flask
and no kraus...
Posted in thread: WLP004 ferm temp range? on 10-20-2013 at 04:38 PM
I have same situation but in glass carboy. I question the accuracy of the adhesive therm.
strips and I guess temps are going to be a bit higher during rigorous fermentation. Will there
be other effect...
Posted in thread: Rhizomes planted too soon on 04-06-2012 at 02:24 PM
The rhizomes should be fine. If you are worried about temps dropping at night, throw some more
mulch (up to 3 or 4 inches) for insulation. If buds start to pop and temps drop, just cover
with a 5 gall...
Posted in thread: When to plant new hops on 03-08-2012 at 06:50 PM
Hops should be planted close to the last frost of the season. The later frosts in spring can
affect the growth but they are pretty hardy. They always seem to grow better the second year,
but it defina...
Posted in thread: Carboy/ Keg Cleaner Giveaway on 05-27-2011 at 02:43 PM
Looks like if I dont win one I will buy one!!
Posted in thread: How long for rhizomes to emerge? on 05-16-2011 at 04:10 PM
Update: My rhizomes have emerged!!! There are several shoots coming up out of the soil and are
growing fast. We got some much needed rain here in Colorado (2-3 inches over 2 days) whcih
really jump st...
Posted in thread: Trellis as Eye Sore Issue on 05-02-2011 at 02:27 PM
Let them grow! I also live in Aurora and have seen much crazier things people do in their
backyard. My backyard is visible to at least 6 other houses and I recently put up a 10 ft.
bamboo pole for my ...