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Cucumber Downy Mildew Control in a Challenging Season

Last week’s confirmation of downy mildew in both Kent and Elgin was unusually early. Recent reports have also been made in Michigan and Ohio. As a result, we are in the unfortunate situation of having to “stay ahead” of the disease this year. ¬† 325 more words


Fab Fourth- Fab Side!

Hi All! Well I’m sitting on the beach in sunny Southern California right now, and I’ll be spending the Fourth of July in Las Vegas this year. 509 more words

Trying to revive myself

I’m beyond pooped. I worked in the garden all morning, finally getting the tomato clones planted. I harvested some veggies, did a lot of cutting down and weeding, pausing several times to go into the a/c’d shop, drink water, and let the fan blow on me until I was up for doing another hitch. 153 more words


Let The Cucumber Invasion Begin

“When’s summer?”

We’re sitting on the back porch, eating dinner, and the little one wants to know if his favorite-of-all season has officially arrived.

He shouldn’t have to ask. 456 more words


Market Offerings for 6/30/15

We can’t believe June is already drawing to a close! We hope you’ve all been able to find some time to work in the garden or visit us at the market in between the rains. 54 more words


9 Color Salad

I planted a straw bale garden and I have been thinking of it as my salad garden.  Unfortunately, the timing of the various plants is a little off.   135 more words


Cucumber Salad With Homemade Garden Fresh Ranch Dressing

If you follow Linda and I, you’re starting to get to know us by now. I think you know I’m a huge fan of using the herbs in my garden. 148 more words