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It’s not every day you get helpers like Boden and Axel but I was lucky enough to have them help me plant purple potatoes yesterday. It’s always a delight to hear their exclamations when they find a huge worm or … Continue reading
Another garden planted today, eggplant, jalapenos, kale and more peas. Thanks Jeanette, Alisha, Sunny and Megan. Here’s a great picture of Megan with Nathan on her back.
Farm Yard joined Tom Martino this morning for a quick chat about urban farming. We will be helping introduce Tom’s young children (and him and his wife, Holly) to where food comes from. Check it out online, here..
So with hope, excitement and gratitude I write my first post of what I am calling Spring.
It’s been raining all day as we embark on another growing season. The garlic is peeking (4 inches!) out of its winter bed of mulch and lettuces are volunteering everywhere in last year’s bed. Beets are planted as are our … Continue reading
Thanks for asking. Here are a few of the things we were thinking when we turned our yard into a vegetable garden. We were thinking that we have this yard that doesn’t provide us any joy as grass but as … Continue reading
Mmmm… I just finished my first all-CSA supplied dinner inspired by the tiny garlic bulbs and onions I had left from distributions. I’d like to say that I did so out of committment to eating locally grown food but tonight … Continue reading
This happened to our greens today. These were taken after it melted some. Yikes!