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Offline klickitat jim

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For comparison
« on: May 11, 2015, 02:29:48 pm »
For all you hop growers. This is Willamette growing in Mabton, photo taken this morning. My Willamettes are twice this big, in pots, and I hacked mine down about 3 weeks ago.

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Re: For comparison
« Reply #1 on: May 12, 2015, 09:43:35 am »
The grower probably "knocked them back" for harvest timing purposes. After consulting with my hop guy, I didn't trim my plants back this spring. I've got some monsters.

Jim- give me a heads up when you're in the area, it would be fun to have a beer with you.

Bruce

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Re: For comparison
« Reply #2 on: May 12, 2015, 12:37:07 pm »
That would be fun. We'll have to include Steve (yso)

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Re: For comparison
« Reply #3 on: May 12, 2015, 02:49:43 pm »
Sounds like a plan. I wonder what instrument Steve plays for the Yakima Symphony Orchestra?

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Re: For comparison
« Reply #4 on: May 12, 2015, 02:57:02 pm »
Sounds like a plan. I wonder what instrument Steve plays for the Yakima Symphony Orchestra?
Having met him, I'd say that he specializes in playing your heart strings.

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Re: For comparison
« Reply #5 on: May 18, 2015, 05:57:14 pm »
Sounds like a plan. I wonder what instrument Steve plays for the Yakima Symphony Orchestra?

I'm way too low brow for the symphony. 

In what part of town do you reside?  I'm in West Valley.  I'm always up for getting together.
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Re: For comparison
« Reply #6 on: May 19, 2015, 08:57:26 am »
I live in the lower valley, just outside Zillah. Jim, give us a PM next time you're headed this way. There's a few biker friendly bars around here....

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Re: For comparison
« Reply #7 on: May 19, 2015, 09:23:35 am »
I will. Sadly it will be next year before I have normal weekend days off. But if a Wed Thu afternoon works...

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Re: For comparison
« Reply #8 on: May 19, 2015, 09:28:44 am »
Hey, I'm semi-retired and the busy season is pretty well over....

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Re: For comparison
« Reply #9 on: May 19, 2015, 11:24:26 am »
I have a lot of flexibility on Thursdays since it is my Friday.
Steve
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