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Old 07-21-2009, 03:43 PM   #1
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Just wanted to rant a little, we had a fairly decent sized hail storm that tore my hops a new one. I had little cones starting to form and everything then all of a sudden wham hail knocked off all the cones and about 85% of the leaves. Whats the outlook on this?



 
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Old 07-21-2009, 03:47 PM   #2
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They'll likely pull through for next year.

I have given up hope for a harvest from mine this year and have changed my focus on getting them as healthy as I can for a, hopeful, better start next year.

 
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Old 07-21-2009, 03:51 PM   #3
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I had the same hail storm. Didnt ruin my hops cause I got deployed and couldnt plant them, but I did get a new roof and siding for my deductible

 
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