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A Voice of Colorado No. 478 Version 5.0:

Did you know that Rocky Ford, CO. is known as “The Sweet Melon Capital of the World”?

Blog

Here are some successes in the garden from failures

Not everything I do is successful in the veggie garden. So I want to share some of the veggies that failed and successes that followed. The point here is be flexible and don’t give up. 144 more words

General

Melons

The original idea for this essay covered only cantaloupes and honeydew melons. There was a back and forth battle about whether or not to include watermelons, seeing as they are a little different. 217 more words

Honeydew Melon for Halloween!

An unexpectedly long and wet winter and now unexpected warm days has made 2017 an exciting year for my garden. As my cantaloupe vines withered away weeks ago, I now find that at least one honeydew melon seed that I long ago planted in my raised row bed garden has shown signs of life. 84 more words

Gardening

Fall...ing fast

Fall…arrived in lightning speed, so it seemed; preceded by a few cooler days of decent rain to relieve some of the stress of excessive smoke and thirsty trees all over the region, both urban and forest. 379 more words