Category Archives: Fall

October 28th- First Snow

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Fall Walks

Two weeks ago we took a walk on some local paths.  The color was getting close to peak, or possibly just past. The maples were aglow with the setting sun. We enjoyed the view from the top of French’s Ledges. … Continue reading

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Harvest Monday 10/17/11

This week’s harvest brought some lasts and firsts. The last of the apples, 5 lbs. The first of the brussels sprouts (and an egg & last of dried beans). The first of the saffron. These red stamens come from a … Continue reading

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Mid-October Garden

It’s the middle of October and the garden is slowing down considerably. Last weekend I cleaned up many of the summer crops. I also planted my garlic. I saved my best heads of music and red russian garlic to plant. … Continue reading

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Harvest Monday 10/10/11

My one and only harvest of beets this year, totaling 1 lb. Has anyone had trouble with beets or chard following onions? Neither did well this year in the row the onions were in last year. Hard frost was forecast … Continue reading

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