Category Archives: kale

December Harvest

While the temperatures were above freezing yesterday I went out to harvest more greens from the cold frame and hoop frame. We enjoyed having a good mix of greens washed and ready for salads at dinner in the fridge the … Continue reading

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Preserving Kale

Last winter when the bitter cold weather hit and we had no snow cover, the kale became burned by the cold and inedible. One small plant overwintered under the hoop frame to provide us with kale again in the spring, … Continue reading

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Fall Harvests

Here are some of the harvest from the last two weeks. The last of the carrots. The garden has kale, leeks, cutting celery, cabbage & brussels sprouts. There are also greens that are planted in the hoop frame and cold … Continue reading

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October Harvests

Harvest have slowed down this month as the garden is mostly cleaned up for the year. I shelled by dry beans and put them in jars. This basketful is the last of the tomatillos before the frost. We’re enjoying leeks … Continue reading

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Garlic is Planted

The week of wet rain has made us realize that the house-painting season is at an end. So we’re calling it a year with 4 of our 8 sides painted. Thankfully all 3 of the sides that face the road … Continue reading

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