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Old 06-28-2012, 10:31 AM   #1
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First year cascade and nugget, cascade on left about 5' and nugget on right, about 3'.

Is this good growth so far, they are not getting alot of sun should I fertilzer or let them go on their own?

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Old 06-29-2012, 03:37 PM   #2

They'll keep growing. My second year cascades are doing well, but the Willamettes are toast. I'm going to dig them out, for whatever reason, they don't like it where I planted them.

Adding some compost or fertilizer is always a good thing. I take a little compost, put it on top of the soil, then when I water the nutrients from the compost go down into the soil.

Congrats on the hops - they're looking good!

 
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