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Delaware River Valley Organic Garden Harvest

What a great time of year for edible gardeners in this part of the country. The harvest keeps coming thanks to a still-warm-enough Sun and just enough rain. 425 more words

Organic Food

Weather Woes, Harvest Hits and Misses

So, we had somewhat of an extreme weather event to end our growing season; although here in Central Montana, extreme weather is not unusual. Over 30+ years of gardening, I have lost a half-dozen corn crops to August frosts, grasshoppers and hail. 419 more words

General

Stinkbugs, harlequin bugs plague late-summer gardens

There are flat, brightly colored bugs all over my cabbage and broccoli plants right now. What are they? Are they harmful? How can I get rid of them? 376 more words

Plant Pests

A GARDEN IN TRANSFORMATION

This is how part of my garden looked like before the raised beds were made.  The garden is 25m by 7m and so it is not large by any means, but it is large enough to make it into a real great vegetable and herb garden and grow lots of produce.  609 more words

Organic Gardening

SUNDAY - DAY OF LEISURE

 

Some late summer flowers are bringing some delicate colour to the garden.

Today I was not planning to do any work, but I got carried away after finishing my second book on composting this morning.  90 more words

Organic Gardening

HERBS AND WILD PLANTS - A HUNT FOR SEEDS

What a beautiful day it was, pleasantly warm and sunshine, no wind, just perfect to be outside!

Today I visited the library and on my way home I decided that I would pick some seeds of the Nettles I came across.  301 more words

Nature

WHAT A BEAUTIFUL DAY!

What an amazing day it was, so beautiful, mellow sun rays eventually filtered through the lazy late summer leafs in the garden. I collected some more produce, some for adding to the deepfreeze, and some for using now and in the week to come. 184 more words

Nature