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Pisti

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Hi there! I plan making a hop yard in Hungary, and my question is: is it a problem if my hops get pollinated by wild hops (it's naturally growing here..)? if yes how can I avoid it? How far can the pollen travel? Thank you
 

Sylvain

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for me this is not a problem. the English leave the male plants and the cones are often full of seeds.
 

Apimyces

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tip 1) find and cull wild males
tip 2) favor triploid varieties which will yield less seed content
tip 3) find buyers who don't fuss too much about seed content
 
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