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Harvest Monday May 28, 2018

Welcome to Harvest Monday, where we celebrate all things harvest related. The heat wave continues here, with the temperature hitting 97°F yesterday afternoon. I wonder what it’s going to be like come July, when it normally gets really hot! My … Continue reading

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Garlic Scapes, A Seasonal Treat

It’s the season for garlic scapes here, and I am pretty excited about that. The scapes are the flower stalks that form on hardneck garlic varieties and are usually cut off so the plant can devote all its energy to making … Continue reading

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Harvest Monday May 29, 2017

Welcome to Harvest Monday, the Memorial Day edition, where we celebrate all things harvest related. We were glad to see a few newcomers in the harvest basket last week. The snow peas I planted back in late March are now … Continue reading

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Rain Delay

Wednesday I was able to work in the garden and get a short row of Derby bush beans planted. I had thought about sprouting them inside, but the soil temperature was 70°F so I decided to go ahead and sow … Continue reading

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Harvest Monday June 20, 2016

Welcome to Harvest Monday, where we celebrate all things harvest related. It was a good news/bad news kind of week in the berry patch. In the good news department, the Natchez thornless blackberries have started ripening. These berries are sweeter … Continue reading

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