A New Hop Trellis Platform

A New Hop Trellis Platform

So when deciding what size hop trellis you want (or should) build, one of the first questions you might ask yourself would be: Do I have a way to reach the top so that I can run cable, attach ropes, and harvest my crop? If you decide to build a small trellis, and by...
Drilling Holes For Hop Trellis Poles

Drilling Holes For Hop Trellis Poles

Planning out a full acre hop yard requires several steps before putting a single rhizome or even a single pole in the ground. Our hope was that we could install the entire hop trellis system…poles and hardware…before we planted the newly cut rhizomes. This...
Hop Yard Rock Removal

Hop Yard Rock Removal

The life of a hop farmer isn’t always a glamorous rock star job. More often than not, it is rough and tough gig that most people think we are crazy for doing. Rock removal is a perfect example. All of our fields have rocks the size of a coconut up to the size of...