Image

Garden

How Compost improves Sandy and Clay soils (video)
6 years ago

How Compost improves Sandy and Clay soils (video)

By  •  Video, Garden

Adding compost to Sandy OR Clay soils improves soils structure for both but for different reasons.

Black Tomatoes and other Garden updates

By  •  Garden

A quick vegetable garden update from late May.

Early Progress and a Freeze Warning

By  •  Garden

It’s early, but the garden is starting to grow. Take a look at some early spring progress.

What happens in the compost pile
7 years ago

What happens in the compost pile

By  •  Garden

Compost is key to organic gardening, but what’s really happening in the pile?

Bed Rebuild and Expansion

By  •  Video, Garden

Replacing two old beds and adding two new ones has left me aching but satisfied.

Plants vs Seeds
7 years ago

Plants vs Seeds

By  •  Rant, Garden

Should it bother me that I didn’t nurture the plants from seed to harvest? Am I less of a gardener because I bought a plant start?

Radishes – the Gateway Vegetable
7 years ago

Radishes – the Gateway Vegetable

By  •  Garden

Pssst…..  Hey Kid…. kid! Yeah you….. C’mere…. Look here,  I’ve got some radish seeds….

Seems there are some folks that lament children don’t eat their vegetables, and are more interested in video games, …
Read More

Seeing beyond the Snow – Plans for 2013 Garden

For now the garden is under snow. Difficult to believe that a year ago at this time I was posting about crocuses. Clearly this year we’re going to have to …
Read More

2012 Growing Season Recap

By  •  Garden

Vegetable gardening is full of variables. Temperature, moisture, frost free days, insect /pests, maintenance discipline and luck all play roles. I’m recapping 2012 here mainly as a record to myself. …
Read More

Top