From the HBD Archive
From: "Dave Resch DTN:523-2780" <resch@cookie.enet.dec.com>
Subject: RE: hop update
Date: 1990-03-26 14:14:26 GMT

In digest #384 Pete Soper writes:

>I gave up on Freshops incidently. I know they are good people, but 5 (#$!#!)
>phone calls without being able to place an order was too much for me. I ordered
>Cascade, Willamette and Tettnanger from Nichols. The rhizomes arrived a few
>days later, packed very well. I'd like to believe my experience with Freshops
>was just weird bad luck and hesitate to say anything beyond this.

Pete, I think maybe you did just have bad luck with Freshops. I have to put in
a good word for them here. I have placed several orders with them, the most
recent being for Rhizomes which I received in excellent shape 4 days after I
placed the order. I have also been very happy with the leaf hops that I have
bought from them. Their products are extremely fresh, arrive quickly, and are
the least expensive I have found, and they don't even charge shipping!

Recently, they have gone to an answering machine for accepting orders. While I
hate those machines, Freshops has repeatedly filled the order correctly and
promptly. So Pete, sorry for your bad experience, but I'm not sure it's
indicative of Freshops overall.

Dave

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