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Garden Time

June 29, 2015

Summer is officially here and we are feeling the heat with daytime temperatures approaching 30C. And with the heat comes the garden and the weeds. 592 more words


Lessons Learned

It has been two months since I started gardening. I’ve cooked one pot of beans from the garden, with another one ready to go whenever we want them, and I’ve picked two cucumbers with many more on the vine. 409 more words

Organic Gardening

Organic Garden 2015 June Update

Everything is growing like crazy.  I’ve been harvesting lettuce and kale, and the tomatoes are starting to form as well.

I’m guessing the beets and carrots will be ready some time next month, as I started them in late April. 239 more words

Organic Gardening

Farmer's Lament

Last October we crawled on the ground,
Setting cloves into a long, low mound.
Winter-long we watched for first green growth,
Having mulched and weeded the bed, both. 157 more words

Tomato Color!

Two of my tomatoes are showing some color! I got a little arty with the images to make them stand out, but the color you see is the color they were. 138 more words


Edible Garden

Mary, Mary quite contrary how does your garden grow?

Considering that I do not have a green thumb I’m going to say that mine is doing rather well!   567 more words


When Marigolds Aren't Enough.....

In other words, when there are just too many snails heading for your veg crops in your garden…..there is only one thing to do.

Go out as the light is fading and gather them all up in a bucket, take the bucket for a walk, and relocate the snails a few hundred metres away from your beloved veg patch. 22 more words

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