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Old 02-27-2012, 02:46 AM   #1
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Ed I owe you some beer .Saw your post and I knew that was how I wanted to set up my Hop Garden as I had some free 1 inch EMT poles 60 ft.
and Rail Road ties left over from some other garden projects.

We are going to try our luck here in Hot and Sunny Arizona .
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Old 02-27-2012, 03:40 AM   #2
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Here are a few pictures of the ground work.
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Old 02-27-2012, 03:48 AM   #3
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Half of the tripot is in place, it will be extended to 20', fun playing with it!
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Old 02-27-2012, 04:05 AM   #4
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awesome! more pix please.
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What hops should I grow? Looking for cheap honey?
- Drinking: ECY20 rye sour, local sour cherry kriek #2, Imperial Chocolate Milk Stout (half on vanilla, half on coconut), sour blond on second-use cherries, English Barleywine
- Aging: English Barleywine on brett, 3726 saison w/ brett x2 (dregs mix & Lochristi), GNO 3724 saison w/ brett mix, cherry mead, acerglyn, and a few other sours...

 
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Old 02-27-2012, 04:46 AM   #5
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BTW sweetcell I used your table as a guide . Will update it has goes along.

 
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Old 02-27-2012, 05:13 AM   #6
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nice to hear! what variety/varieties will you be planting?
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What hops should I grow? Looking for cheap honey?
- Drinking: ECY20 rye sour, local sour cherry kriek #2, Imperial Chocolate Milk Stout (half on vanilla, half on coconut), sour blond on second-use cherries, English Barleywine
- Aging: English Barleywine on brett, 3726 saison w/ brett x2 (dregs mix & Lochristi), GNO 3724 saison w/ brett mix, cherry mead, acerglyn, and a few other sours...

 
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Old 02-27-2012, 06:01 AM   #7
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2 ea Cascade, 1 ea Centennial, 1 ea Chinook, 1 ea Columbus, 1 ea Magnum, 2 ea Sterling 1 ea Mt. Hood, 2 ea Willamette.

 
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Old 02-27-2012, 06:52 AM   #8
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great collection. are you going to grow all those on that one tripod? or are you building several? seems like a lot of hops for just one... they'll get all tangled together and it'll be hard to tell them apart at harvest.
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What hops should I grow? Looking for cheap honey?
- Drinking: ECY20 rye sour, local sour cherry kriek #2, Imperial Chocolate Milk Stout (half on vanilla, half on coconut), sour blond on second-use cherries, English Barleywine
- Aging: English Barleywine on brett, 3726 saison w/ brett x2 (dregs mix & Lochristi), GNO 3724 saison w/ brett mix, cherry mead, acerglyn, and a few other sours...

 
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Old 02-27-2012, 01:19 PM   #9
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No about 6 or 7 on the tripod and plant the others some where else.

 
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Old 03-05-2012, 05:35 AM   #10
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3 bags of Amend and 1 bag of 1.5 Cu. Ft. El Toro Deodorized Steer Manure.and a tiller to
break up the soil
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