NC State Extension

2013 Photo Gallery

Weekly pruning the lower foliage and shoots of hop plants.

Early season hops stringing with coir twine on lowered cables.

Demonstrating the ease of lowering the top cable for harvest.

The variety Canadian Red Vine showing a plethora of cones in early August.

Harvest

July hop yard with fennel flowers to attract beneficial insects.

Harvesting cones in August.

Participants at the annual Hop Yard Field Day.

Harvested cones on screens in the dryer.

Raising the top cable back up aftercutting plants down for the season.

Rows of farmscaping flowers around the hop yard to increase diversity.

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Photo of Jeanine Davis, N.C. Cooperative ExtensionDr. Jeanine DavisExtension Specialist, Herbs / Organics / Specialty Crops / Vegetables (828) 684-3562 jeanine_davis@ncsu.eduHorticultural Science - NC State University
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