Weed pressure leads to disease pressure; fall behind on your weeding and you’re in trouble. In this early episode we talk about the ramifications of poor hopyard maintenance.
When is it time to train your hops? Brace yourselves…..it depends!
Our first “Top X” list, which is really more of what *not* to do.
Number Two! Last week was drying science, now we get into the hardware and how to put your drying plan into practice.
What to look for when you’re sourcing your plants and/or rhizomes.
Early days and we were still trying to get all of our words out without it being a garden hose. It’s a Critical episode!
Carping, hilling, scratching, ripping, root pruning. Let’s get dirty!
Is it too early to tear apart some poor magazine writer’s attempt to predict the hits and misses of 2022? We don’t think so.
On this episode we welcome Alexi Front, host of the Heavy Hops podcast and Scorched Tundra music festival. We riff on the crossover between beer and music, creativity in both industries and many, many t-shirt ideas. https://scorchedtundra.com/
It’s our 150th episode! We spend it talking about the “hype cycle” and how it applies to the life of a hop grower. This also includes a disturbingly prophetic couple of minutes in tribute to Betty White, recorded several days prior to her passing in late 2021.