Category Archives: winter greens

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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Harvest Monday 4/30/12

I haven’t written a harvest post since the beginning of April, but that doesn’t mean we haven’t been harvesting. We have had 22 oz of lettuce and greens from the cold frame. I also picked 5 oz of wild ramps today.  … Continue reading

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Harvest Monday 4/2/12

The increasing sun means an increase in our greens we can harvest. We had fresh salads three times last week. Here are the harvests, each of about 4 oz of greens. The greens all overwintered in the cold frame and … Continue reading

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End of November Garden

Here’s how the garden looked on the last of November. It’s a contrast from the last days of October when it was covered with snow. The ‘warmer’ temps this month have meant that the greens in the cold frame and … Continue reading

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