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Posted in thread: So...You Want to Breed Your Own Hops. on 05-14-2015 at 06:57 PM
So, I Requested some H. Lupulus Cordifolius seeds from the national germplasm repository GRIN
system. I've tried a few times but never recieved anything until now.Unfortunately these seeds
Posted in thread: So...You Want to Breed Your Own Hops. on 05-01-2015 at 08:33 PM
They are *almost* always sterile. It takes a lot of trials, but I can confirm that it is, in
fact, possible to breed with pollen from the female plants: Awesome page Nagmay, I love all
the details. ...
Posted in thread: So...You Want to Breed Your Own Hops. on 04-29-2015 at 02:18 PM
Congrats on the find, got any pics? Unfortunately I didn't take any pics of the seeds before
putting them in the ground. From looking at your pics I think most of them were small and
immature, but the...
Posted in thread: 100% Brett Mead on 03-13-2015 at 10:20 PM
Great idea, I think it would be interesting to see how it comes out. Only caution: I don't
think Potassium Sorbate works on Brett, or Brett requires such a high level to inhibit that it
will impact th...
Posted in thread: So...You Want to Breed Your Own Hops. on 03-13-2015 at 03:57 PM
Welcome to the thread Weizenstein! Hop hunting can be very frustrating, very rewarding and not
to mention time consuming. Hops natural habitat can include riparian zones,(river banks) so
it's as good ...
Posted in thread: So...You Want to Breed Your Own Hops. on 01-29-2015 at 11:24 PM
Awesome Thread! I've been reading and thinking about hop breeding for a couple of years and
just came across this one. I've always wanted to find some wild H. Lupulus var. Pubescens since
Posted in thread: Cashmere Hops buy - Anybody in Syracuse, NY? on 01-29-2015 at 11:03 PM
So one of the most recent public domain hops released is Cashmere, it's a daughter of Cascade
and sounds like an awesome hop for the Eastern/Midwestern US. Aroma notes on Cashmere: Mild
herbal aroma w...
Posted in thread: Making Traditional rice Wine. Cheap, Fun, and Different on 12-13-2013 at 12:57 AM
So I just harvested the results of 5 lbs of dry Jasmine rice that I inoculated with one package
of vietnamese yeast balls and about a cup of RYR that I soaked in warm water for about an hour
or so. It...
Posted in thread: Other grains? on 11-20-2013 at 03:27 AM
So reading through the Trad Rice wine thread above I was blown away by how simple the method
is. I started reading wikipedia to learn more about Red yeast rice and koji, etc. Anyway, the
article on Ch...
Posted in thread: Marzipan aroma? on 10-31-2013 at 05:40 PM
I'm Alive! Takes more than a little cyanide to kill me.