Category Archives: swiss chard

May Garden Progress

This weekend was a great weekend for working in the garden. It was sunny and the temperatures were in the 50s and 60s. Saturday I made quite a few trips to our neighbors manure pile to fill up buckets and … Continue reading

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Harvest Monday 11/1/10

I am surprised in this last week of October to still have tomatoes ripening from the box I picked at the beginning of the month. I got another pound and a half of tomatoes. With some from last week and … Continue reading

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Harvest Monday 10/25/10

This week I got over 2 more pounds of tomatoes ripening from the green tomato box.I picked 8 oz of kale, including some red kale that leafed out. It overwintered from the previous owners garden, went to seed,I saved seeds, … Continue reading

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Harvest Monday 9/13/10

The tomatoes are still coming this week with over 29 pounds of slicing tomatoes. I made another batch of Annie’s Salsa this week and plant to make tomato sauce next week.I also harvested more arugula, carrots, dried beans, leeks, chard, … Continue reading

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Harvest Monday 9/6/10

This was the week of the tomatoes. Here’s Tuesday’s harvest. I’ve started picking some of the Amish Paste as soon as they get color because the slugs are getting to the low hanging fruit.On Wednesday, I picked over 6 pounds … Continue reading

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