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Another Day Another Dibble...

Today was another good day at school and in the greenhouse.

I’ll be the first to admit the irony of me being in a horticulture program… Me, who up until two weeks ago, hadn’t grown anything in YEARS! 417 more words

Learning New Things

Re-springing Your Step

Daily Prompt: Tell us about the last experience you had that left you feeling fresh, energized, and rejuvenated. What was it that had such a positive effect on you? 619 more words

Learning New Things

Cropping Assignment Progress... And other stuff

Well, I am happy to report that my seeds germinated… Yeah me!!! In the first week after germination they are doing well.

I keep a daily written and photo log to track their progress and in the next few weeks I’ll be adding two more crops to my daily activities. 455 more words

Life Lessons

Germination Success

I was hoping this is what I would see when I returned to school this morning…

I actually felt a bit giddy seeing that my little seeds had germinated and were popping their heads above the soil. 301 more words

Growing Things

Seed Sowing... Intentional (and Unintentional)

Friday was a busy day at school. 14 weeks until the big plant sale and research shows that for my Dahlia’s to be ready and blooming by the sale I needed to get the seeds sown before I left school for the weekend. 290 more words


Winter Quarter Cropping Assignments

Well, its official, I have my cropping assignments for this quarter.

I am pretty nervous about them…

Not sure that mine are going to turn out this pretty, we’ll see in about 14 weeks. 207 more words


It has begun...

Today was the first day of what will be a year-long process for me. The end result will be another degree (as if two are not enough) and another certification. 458 more words