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It’s getting to be that time….

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It’s that time when the garden threatens to run away from you. Miss a cucumber or zucchini in the evening and find a monster in the morning!

Early Progress and a Freeze Warning

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

2012 Growing Season Recap

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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. …
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Hot Chilli Harvest

So this is what 3 lbs of chillies look like!

I’ve got some preserving to do!

Until next time, Eat Well & Keep Digging (and keep some milk on hand!)

Late Summer Garden

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It’s been too long since I’ve posted, and for that I apologize. Sometimes life gets in the way  of the all important blog posting. Perspective is important I think.  Anyway, …
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Harvest Monday – 8/13/2012

Quick post today as I am running late. Only two pickings last week. It was pretty good interms of variety and quantity. The Romas probably have another 10-20lbs left but …
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Jewels of the Garden

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Inspired by the wonderful pictures of produce over at Mark’s Veg Plot I decided to take some glamor shots from the harvest last evening.

Crooked neck squash

 

 

 

 

 


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Potted Seedlings

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The last few years, before I got more interested in vegetable gardening, I would start most of my vegetables by purchasing seedlings. There is nothing wrong with that, but it transfers some …
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Vegetable garden options and the beginnings of a new Square Foot Garden

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As I’ve mentioned over on Facebook, my plan this year is to try several different methods for food production. here is what I’m thinking

1) I’ve got the big veggie plot …
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