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Seed Starting Set Up & First Sprouts

This year I decided I wanted more room for starting seeds. I loved the seed starting light my husband made but there was no room for expansion with it. It also took up a large floor space that is hard … Continue reading

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Harvest Monday 10/4/10

This week was a clean up week in the garden. Earlier in the week I cleared the squash vines and harvested the remaining butternut squash, another 5 pounds. I also picked the remaining pie pumpkins. I pulled down the tomatillos … Continue reading

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Harvest Monday 9/20/10

The tomatoes continue to ripen, but slower now with the cooler nights. This week I harvested 14 pounds of tomatoes. I’m not canning any more, but rather am freezing them whole for use in soups and sauces this winter.I also … 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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