Tag Archives: sorrel

First Harvest

Here’s my first harvest of 2013. The slow start to spring means that it has taken a while for the greens in the cold frame and hoop frame to begin to size up again.  The sorrel has just sprouted as … Continue reading

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Harvest Monday 5/14/12

Something new was harvested this week… Asparagus! This is the third year for our asparagus roots, so we’re harvesting lightly. We’ve picked only 6 oz and we’ve enjoyed it in risotto. We’ve also continued to pick lettuce, sorrel & kale. … Continue reading

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Signs of Spring

The first snowdrop Sorrel sprouting Rye grass greening Chickens enjoying the rye grass Sap simmering on the stove Maple syrup in jars Spring has begun!

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Harvest Monday 5/30/11

Harvests continue to be green this week. This over-wintered red kale was bolting and needed to be removed for planting beans. So I picked the leaves and buds for a curry dish, 4 oz. Other parts of the kale were … Continue reading

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Harvest Monday 5/9/11

This week I harvested more sorrel, lettuce, carrot, and a few green onions from the cold frame. Shown here the sorrel and some of the lettuce. Also we took a walk in the woods on Saturday and kept seeing ramps … Continue reading

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