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Posted in thread: post harvest plant care? on 09-21-2013 at 09:09 PM
I have 1st year hops. I had a small harvest from my centennial and no cones on my nuggets. What
should I be doing now to prepare hops for winter and beyond?Depending on where you live, snow
cover can ...
Posted in thread: Bee Cave Brewery Oktoberfest Ale on 09-21-2013 at 06:10 PM
I used the Wyeast 2565 at 59* and it is at 3 weeks. I opened it up to check the gravity and
noticed the krausen is at least an 1" thick, yeasty smelling and very thick almost doughy. Is
this normal fo...
Posted in thread: Stir Plate Magnet Size Question? on 09-07-2013 at 09:39 PM
Building a stir plate came across rare earth magnet 3/16 size at radio shack are two of these
magnets going to do the trick for 2000ml starter? Or of all else could 4 of them side by side
work? If tha...
Posted in thread: Hop Leaves turning brown on 07-28-2013 at 05:05 PM
Speaking of potato leaf hoppers, here is a biweekly update we here in Michigan get that helps
us manage our hops. It might be useful to you.
Posted in thread: Advice on vacuum bag size on 07-13-2013 at 12:19 AM
I buy 8" wide rolls and cut them to fit whatever quantity I'm looking to seal. All of my
cascade bags are 2 oz. and the bags are 9-10" long. I always leave them slightly long because
there will be tim...
Posted in thread: Beer and guns on 04-16-2013 at 01:24 AM
[quote=Golddiggie;5109313] too much work. I can get an 80% AR15 lower for
Posted in thread: My DIY Son of Fermentation Chiller on 04-11-2013 at 08:48 PM
. With the thermostat he used, I believe it comes standard with a 24" Thermal Probe that you
can see in his picture. I just purchased those exact electronics he listed above and also got a
Posted in thread: First small hop farm. Help Please. Questions on 04-11-2013 at 05:09 PM
So basically my set up is going to be 100 plants.I am going to be having four rows, each 70
feet long.My 100 crowns are coming next friday from Great Lakes Hops and I am still in the
process of gettin...
Posted in thread: My DIY Son of Fermentation Chiller on 04-11-2013 at 12:59 PM
Now that some time has passed, can you think of anything that you would change or add to
this?Also, after using it a few times do you notice any foam degradation from moisture or any
issues with moist...
Posted in thread: 2013's How many gal of homebrew in 2013 on 04-07-2013 at 08:52 PM
18278 + 5 gal. Yooper's Oatmeal Stout = 18283