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Posted in thread: Spent grain as fertilizer on 06-29-2014 at 02:45 PM
I thought I read somewhere that rotting grain actually depletes nitrogen from the soil so it
was a poor choice for fertilizer.I called my local extension office about this and they said I
don't need t...
Posted in thread: Spent grain as fertilizer on 06-29-2014 at 03:57 AM
I don't dry them. Just stick them in the fertilizer spreader and spread them evenly over the
lawn. Since I don't have any sense patches of grain I don't seem to have a problem with ants.
Posted in thread: Spent grain as fertilizer on 06-28-2014 at 11:31 PM
So I've been fertlizing my lawn with spent grains (and some corn meal glutten to keep weeds
down). These are the results.
Posted in thread: Yeast emergency on 06-23-2014 at 01:37 AM
Thanks. I thought that would be the case, but I wanted to be sure. I don't want to screw this
Posted in thread: Yeast emergency on 06-22-2014 at 11:57 PM
Unfortunately, a special yeast I ordered (Wyeast Greenbelt strain) got a hole in it! Ugh! To
try and save it I made a yeast starter. I plan to do a two step propagation because I lost and
Posted in thread: Question about Cleaning Kegs and Lines on 04-20-2014 at 05:10 AM
Thanks! I think I'll do what you do and clean out everything real good every 3rd time. That
sounds much better. I should have mentioned, I will make sure my keg is well lubed every time!
And hey! Who ...
Posted in thread: Question about Cleaning Kegs and Lines on 04-20-2014 at 04:14 AM
I think I might go overboard when cleaning my kegs and lines. I'm hoping I can do a little less
cleaning after getting some feedback from you all. Here is what I do every time I finish a beer
and get ...
Posted in thread: Overcarb Causing Hazy Beer? on 12-22-2013 at 04:38 AM
I thought my most recent beer was suffering from chill haze, so it has been sitting for a
month, but it is still hazy. Fyi, I know it's not trub because I rarely get much trub in the
keg. Even if I do...
Posted in thread: clear. but then I keg... on 11-28-2013 at 06:07 AM
Why is It that I will keg a beer and it will be super clear, but after it sits in the fridge
for a few days it gets way cloudy. What is causing this? Is there any way to keep my berr clear
once I keg ...
Posted in thread: Side Effects from Cherry Lemon Lime Soda on 11-04-2013 at 01:42 AM
Haha, good replies all. I don't think it was placebo. I think it was very real. Next time I
make it I'll let it sit for a week before we drink it to see if that changes anything...