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Posted in thread: Funny things you've overheard about beer on 07-04-2015 at 01:30 AM
I remember something I read recently about how they now think johnny Appleseed planted these
tart apple varieties to make cider from, rather than regular eating apples.Since all you get
when planting ...
Posted in thread: Pfister Pfarms - A hobby hopyard on 07-02-2015 at 11:43 PM
Now THAT is pretty. Great photo! I hope you are feeding a few of these pics to the local
brewers. They should be chomping at the bit to get those hops. :-)
Posted in thread: New Hop Garden 2014 (pic heavy) on 07-02-2015 at 10:10 AM
As a first timer this is great to see. All the weeks of worrying paying off. "It's a girl" ...
lol good one! The SMELL. ... its.... different? Than I thought it would be. Perhaps its the
Posted in thread: New Hop Garden 2014 (pic heavy) on 07-02-2015 at 12:11 AM
Posted in thread: Side arms and burrs, why does no one talk about it? on 07-01-2015 at 09:24 PM
Sigh, so no simple easy quick solutions? Lol. Whatever is this "I demand everything RIGHT NOW"
world going to do?? (Answer: wait..... and be patient. ) ;-)
Posted in thread: Cover me, I'm going in! on 07-01-2015 at 02:39 PM
Of course you're excited. You've somehow stumbled onto the greatest hobby ever. And, it gets
better and better. Prepare to become totally obsessed.I completely agree! TRY not to stress too
much, and e...
Posted in thread: New Hop Garden 2014 (pic heavy) on 07-01-2015 at 02:35 PM
Thats a nice looking yard there! Here's my own yard from this week. When I started this
project, I did not anticipate the other vegetables blocking out the cops! I figured they would
climb above the t...
Posted in thread: Side arms and burrs, why does no one talk about it? on 06-28-2015 at 01:55 PM
If you're lucky, yes. Hops are pretty hardy given favorable conditions and don't really need a
lot of attending - no more than your typical garden tomato plants, imo. A little staking, a
Posted in thread: Side arms and burrs, why does no one talk about it? on 06-28-2015 at 01:52 PM
Every variety is unique. Some are early, some are late and some are mid-season. This fact and
many others (growing location, soil conditions, cultural practices etc) will determine when
they begin to ...
Posted in thread: Side arms and burrs, why does no one talk about it? on 06-27-2015 at 11:02 PM
Yes, as a first time grower I am curious! It was just a bit confusing that I can find a million
pieces of advice on STARTING to grow hops, and HARVESTING them, but almost no one talks about