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Forum: Hops Growing 05-08-2011, 02:40 AM
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Views: 712
Posted By timOD
If I recall, the stuff says you can spray it on...

If I recall, the stuff says you can spray it on your vegetables right up until the day you harvest. So, while I'm not going to go spraying it in my mouth, I guess the whole "organic" nature of it...
Forum: Hops Growing 05-07-2011, 10:50 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 712
Posted By timOD
I brought the pics to my local garden center...

I brought the pics to my local garden center today and they said it was a type of beetle they couldn't identify and suggested an organic bug spray - Captain Jack's Deadbug Brew. It had the word...
Forum: Hops Growing 05-06-2011, 09:15 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 712
Posted By timOD
beetles?

Most of my 2nd year hops are up around 7 feet now, except my cascades, which have been getting eaten by something. Today I finally spotted them. The look to be tiny beetles? Anyone know? And how...
Forum: DIY Projects 02-26-2011, 03:50 AM
Replies: 529
Views: 249,310
Posted By timOD
I ordered my 10140 from Cole Parmer in mid...

I ordered my 10140 from Cole Parmer in mid December and they gave me an estimated delivery date of March 7th. I called and changed to 13010. Got it in less than a week.

got wiring info for the...
Forum: General Beer Discussion 01-09-2011, 02:52 AM
Replies: 74
Views: 2,408
Posted By timOD
Ahh, I had it backwards. Then.... If you're...

Ahh, I had it backwards. Then.... If you're willing to drive to Philly, then just jump on 202 and hit Capones from there. Probably 15-20 minute drive from Wayne.
Forum: General Beer Discussion 01-09-2011, 02:29 AM
Replies: 74
Views: 2,408
Posted By timOD
If you're willing to drive to Wayne you may as...

If you're willing to drive to Wayne you may as well go to Capones in norristown. It's not a brewpub but is rated as the #25 beer destination in the world (according to ratebeer). 30+ hard to get...
Forum: Beginners Beer Brewing Forum 01-07-2011, 01:23 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 881
Posted By timOD
What was your final volume after sparge? If...

What was your final volume after sparge? If 5-5.5 gallons, then it sounds like your hydrometer is off by about 15 points.
Forum: DIY Projects 12-31-2010, 04:43 AM
Replies: 529
Views: 249,310
Posted By timOD
I've got pin locks. Oddly, kegconnection sent me...

I've got pin locks. Oddly, kegconnection sent me 2 short and stubby kegs, and my LHBS had tall thinner ones. If you've got the shorter ones, I don't think you'd be able to fit what you want on the...
Forum: DIY Projects 12-30-2010, 04:15 AM
Replies: 529
Views: 249,310
Posted By timOD
Thanks to Quaffer and everyone else in this...

Thanks to Quaffer and everyone else in this thread for the info and ideas. I'll add more taps in the future, but I'm a happy man for now


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Forum: Hops Growing 07-27-2010, 03:36 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 856
Posted By timOD
Katydids?

As I was spraying to try to control a spider mite issue I saw this guy sitting at the top of my hops. I researched and found him to be a katydid. The wiki on them say some eat plants, but some prey...
Forum: General Techniques 07-21-2010, 06:13 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 3,190
Posted By timOD
Here's a blog post about it: ...

Here's a blog post about it:

http://www.brewcookpairjoy.com/2009/12/the-great-pumpkin-ale-experiment/
Forum: Hops Growing 07-08-2010, 06:11 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 511
Posted By timOD
w - thanks for the link. I just hit them with...

w - thanks for the link. I just hit them with the alcohol solution. Not much I can do about keeping them out of the humidity when it's 100 degrees and humid everyday. I'll try though.

jgln -...
Forum: Hops Growing 07-08-2010, 05:36 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 511
Posted By timOD
whoa big pictures, sorry about that.

whoa big pictures, sorry about that.
Forum: Hops Growing 07-08-2010, 05:35 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 511
Posted By timOD
What are these and how do I get rid of them?

1st year grower. This is on a rhizome given to me, either Willamette or Fuggle. It's about 15 feet high now, but I notied the leaves were browning. I assumed it was nitrogen deficiency until I saw...
Forum: Hops Growing 05-13-2010, 07:02 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 628
Posted By timOD
Thanks. I didn't use fertilizer. The weather...

Thanks. I didn't use fertilizer. The weather has been quite ugly over the past few days when this problem really got bad. I'll take all your advice. Thanks again!!
Forum: Hops Growing 05-13-2010, 06:03 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 628
Posted By timOD
Burned out leaves (pics)

First year growing hops. I planted with about a 50/50 mixture of compost and soil. I live in southeast PA where it ranges from 40s to 90s at the time of year. I water almost everyday that it...
Forum: India Pale Ale 05-01-2010, 02:40 AM
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Posted By timOD
I brewed the recipe as posted two weeks ago. ...

I brewed the recipe as posted two weeks ago. Sampled from primary today and it's great. Is there any good reason the primary is written as "at least 4 weeks"??
Forum: Hops Growing 04-22-2010, 07:30 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 3,104
Posted By timOD
Also in Southeast PA, 3 out of 4 sprouts popped...

Also in Southeast PA, 3 out of 4 sprouts popped up yesterday just after 2 weeks. As long as you didn't plant too deep, they should be up soon.
Forum: Beginners Beer Brewing Forum 04-16-2010, 04:13 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 498
Posted By timOD
There's an articlehere...

There's an articlehere (http://www.maltosefalcons.com/tech/yeast-propagation-and-maintenance-principles-and-practices) that suggested adding one or two pellets per liter. Hops have anti-bacterial...
Forum: Fermentation & Yeast 04-08-2010, 03:41 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 392
Posted By timOD
good ideas there. Thanks!

good ideas there. Thanks!
Forum: Fermentation & Yeast 04-08-2010, 02:02 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 392
Posted By timOD
Thanks for the reply. I'm following the recpe...

Thanks for the reply. I'm following the recpe here: Here (http://www.homebrewtalk.com/f69/bells-two-hearted-ale-clone-close-they-come-91488/) Several people said it's best when harvesting, so I...
Forum: Fermentation & Yeast 04-08-2010, 03:17 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 392
Posted By timOD
Harvesting wort question

I'm planning on harvesting some Bells yeast for a Two-Hearted clone and I'm wonder when you harvest, do you need to create new wort every time you step up? Or can I create all the wort I need in one...
Forum: General Beer Discussion 04-02-2010, 02:51 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 700
Posted By timOD
Did you have fun? Did you make beer? Sounds...

Did you have fun? Did you make beer? Sounds like a good day of brewing to me.
Forum: General Techniques 03-26-2010, 07:07 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 593
Posted By timOD
Both? If I had to choose just one, I'd go with a...

Both? If I had to choose just one, I'd go with a secondary. I used just a primary for my first few brews and was perfectly content, but I do like having the secondary for pale ales to dry hop and...
Forum: General Techniques 03-22-2010, 05:59 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 670
Posted By timOD
Can I "lager" in the low 50's?

I'm looking into brewing my first lager, but I don't have the money or equipment to properly lager. I've found the sump pump closet in my basement remains a pretty constant 52 degrees. I figure...
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