Author Archives: Dave @ HappyAcres

Harvest Monday July 6, 2020

It’s time once again for Harvest Monday, where we celebrate all things harvest related. We’re getting plenty to eat from the garden these days, including many of the same veggies and fruits from last week. The squashes are abundant, and … Continue reading

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Getting Squashed in July

It happens every year about this time, sometimes a bit earlier. Suddenly, we are up to our ears in squash! That’s not a bad thing though. In addition to eating them fresh, I freeze a lot for use later in … Continue reading

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Harvest Monday June 29, 2020

It’s time once again for Harvest Monday, where we celebrate all things harvest related. We got some much needed rain this weekend, and I’m sure the garden will appreciate it. After getting off to a wet start this year, it … Continue reading

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Hand-Pollinating Squash

Most gardeners don’t worry much about how their vegetables get pollinated. For one thing, almost all of the popular vegetables people grow do just fine without any help from the gardener. But squashes can sometime be an exception to that. … Continue reading

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Harvest Monday June 22, 2020

It’s time once again for Harvest Monday, where we celebrate all things harvest related. It’s now officially summer, and the harvests show it. The summer squashes are bearing almost daily now. Safari is a striped zucchini I’m trialing here this … Continue reading

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