Hop fields :: Shared Description

A traditional Hop Field, or Hop Garden, was formed by rows of poles or strings 16 feet high. Modern fields are about 10 feet high. The hop plant starts growing in spring and grows up the pole or string, until September when it is harvested. Hops are dried and used for flavouring beer. …read more LinkExternal link
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TQ8029 : Hop garden at Hoad's Farm by Oast House Archive
TQ8029 : Ripe hop flower at Hoad's Farm by Oast House Archive
SO7151 : Hops at Suckley Court by Oast House Archive
TQ8128 : Hoad's Farm hop garden by Oast House Archive
TQ8128 : Hops at Hoad's Farm by Oast House Archive
TQ8129 : Modern Hop Field by Oast House Archive
SO7068 : Top of the hops by Alan Murray-Rust
SO7151 : Hop flowers, Suckley Court by Oast House Archive
TQ8029 : Vineyard and hop garden at Hoad's Farm by Oast House Archive
SO7067 : Disused hop field by Upper Ridney by Oast House Archive
TQ7423 : Hop field by N Chadwick
TQ6425 : Hop field at Witherenden Hill by Oast House Archive
TQ7826 : Hop field at Kitchenham Farm by Oast House Archive
TR1057 : Hop poles, Poldhurst Farm (2) by N Chadwick
TQ6444 : Hop fields at Reeds Farm by Oast House Archive
TQ7423 : Hop field by N Chadwick
TQ8128 : Hoad's Farm hop garden by Oast House Archive
TQ8128 : Cleared hop field at Hoad's Farm by Oast House Archive
SO7043 : Modern hop field near Upper Town End Farm by Oast House Archive
TQ7423 : Hop field by N Chadwick
TQ8029 : Hop Picking Tractor and Trailer by Oast House Archive
SO6768 : Hop harvest (1) by Alan Murray-Rust
TQ6936 : Hop Field near Little Scotney Farm by Oast House Archive
TQ8128 : Hops at Hoad's Farm by Oast House Archive
TR0457 : Hop Field near Selling by Oast House Archive

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Created: Mon, 9 Nov 2009, Updated: Mon, 14 May 2012

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