Reading about hops
Have been reading about hops which would have to be grown in a greenhouse here. It got me wondering, does anyone know if the hops you can buy for brewing beer could be used to make tinctures or it it likely been heated or otherwise not suitable? Otherwise I have to find a source for medicinal quality that won't charge a…
Hops & a Hop Oil Recipe
Rosalee de la Foret just posted a new article and recipe for hop oil. My hops don't look quite right this year. They are very pale in colour. Maybe missing some nitrogen. They also aren't as sticky as in previous years. I was going to try the hop oil but I think I will wait another year unless I can find some locally that…
Plants used to make cordage
A lot of these come into play as medicinals, but did you know some can be used to make cordage?