Category Archives: winter squash

Harvest Monday 9/19

Here are a few harvests from earlier this week. I made salsa so I picked a lot of peppers. I bought a 1/2 bushel of tomatoes to can since mine aren’t producing as much as last year. Friday and Saturday … Continue reading

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Harvest Monday 9/12/11

Here are this week’s harvests. Monday: a very odd carrot. This is the first carrot I’ve pulled and it went into a fresh tomato soup. Tuesday: Chard and tomatoes for a quiche Wednesday I made pickles and relish so I … Continue reading

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August Garden

The garden has been fairly dry lately. While rain has come through, most of it has missed us and we’ve just got 1/10th an inch in the past week and a half. I’ve been watering with the rain barrels and … Continue reading

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End of June Garden Update

Above the garden at the end of June. I’ll update about a few of the problem areas and a few good spots. In April when I planted the onions, I was unsure how the straw mulch would work out. It … Continue reading

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June Garden Update: Part 2

Here’s the second half of my early June garden update. You can see the first half here. We’re up to bed 7. This is my experiment with lasagna gardening, where I covered the bed with newspaper to kill the cover … Continue reading

Posted in apples, broccoli, brussels sprouts, cabbage, corn, cucumbers, dried beans, Fruit, fruit trees, green beans, greens, kale, leeks, pumpkins, raspberries, rhubarb, squash, strawberries, summer squash, tomatoes, Vegetables, winter squash | Tagged | 4 Comments