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Black Currants - My First Harvest of The Summer

I’ve been busy picking black currants from the bushes on my acreage.

So far I have had four pickings with about 10 cups in the freezer now. 189 more words

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Garden fruits

Just harvested from our rambling garden and made into a gluten and wheat free crumble. The enjoyment is in the discovery of the fruits and picking them!


Friday 17th July 2015 - Robbie's last day.

Today was the last day that Robbie was helping me. I would have loved to have had him help me for longer, but now my children have broken up for the Summer holidays, I need to be around for them. 368 more words

Soft fruit

Weighing down branches

Black currants are ripening

Birds pay attention


Black Currants

As I munched a couple of fresh black currants, I could not imagine them shrinking down to the sweet little dried currants I buy from the bulk bins at the co-op. 230 more words

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I am multi-tasking: I am picking black currants, and I am stroking Arthur. This is not the most efficient way to pick black currants, but it makes Arthur happy. 58 more words


Around My Edible Garden

June 2015

It is always sad when a perrenial plant that one has relied on for many years goes into decline. But, as I remarked in a comment a little while ago, perennial does not mean perpetual. 479 more words

Around My Edible Garden