Category Archives: green beans

2011 Garden Reflections: Peas, Beans & Corn

As I look back on this second year in this garden, some of last year’s successes were repeated, others were not. Some of last year’s failures were corrected, others were not. Here are part of my reflections. Previous posts were … 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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Harvest Monday 8/22/11

Last week we were in vacation in Maine. It was lovely. I’m sure I’ll have more photos to share later in the week once I’ve gone through the 700 some I took. Here’s one from the first night. Before we … Continue reading

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Harvest Monday 8/15

The harvests are getting more colorful this week. Cherry tomatoes, black prince tomato, potatoes, green beans These cucumbers quickly became pickles and relish. I needed a few onions for the pickling process. These are a much better size than the … Continue reading

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Harvest Monday 8/8/11

This week was another week with lots of cucumbers. It’s time to make pickles again! The zucchini and patty pan have not been producing that much. We’re still looking forward to each one that ripens. That’s a good thing but … Continue reading

Posted in broccoli, cucumbers, Garden, green beans, harvest, leeks, onions, peas, peppers, tomatoes | 8 Comments