Category Archives: Community Garden

Happening in the Garden 8/27/12

Hello garden folks!

Hope that all are well and enjoying the garden and the cool weather. I think fall has more or less arrived – I’d be surprised if it got super-hot again, at least not for very long. Unusual, for sure, but I’ll take it.… Read the rest

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This week in the garden 8/9/12

Hi Folks,

Well, things are chugging along out it the garden – it will be time to plant fall crops before we know it! So, give some thought to what you may be interested in growing for fall. A few beds are already available for planting and more will come clear as the summer crops end.… Read the rest

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This week in the garden July 6, 2012

Hi folks,

News:

Big changes in the garden in the last two weeks! We got all of the spring beds turned over into late-summer crops: Butternut squash, corn, pole beans and sweet potatoes. We also built the trellis for the second tomato planting and planted some sunflowers in the front bed of the early-summer section.… Read the rest

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This Week in the Garden 6-26-12

Hope everyone is well and enjoying the sweet weather today! We are having our normal garden work day tomorrow – there is plenty to do so come on out if you can. I will be there at 9:00. (BTW, if enough people need this work day to be a different day of the week, we can look at changing it – let us know)

One of the results of a small change in rotation and scheduling we made this year is that we had plenty of extra room for both spring planting and early summer planting.… Read the rest

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This Week in the Garden 6-19-12

Hi folks,

We are having a work day tomorrow and there is plenty to do, so come on out if you can. My will be there at 9:00 to get things started and Kearnie and I will be loading up leaves in Carrboro first thing in the morning (8:00) and bringing them out to the farm asap.… Read the rest

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This week in the garden

Update from Cheryl–
Looks like we are sticking with Wednesday – it works best for most people.  Lets hope the weather cooperates 🙂

Squash is on, baby. I picked four or five patty pan squash today, there’s going to be PLENTY very soon :):)

Coming very soon: onions, beets, carrots, cucumbers, green beans and potatoes

Just a quick list of reminders of stuff we can do:

Mulching the front basil/dill bed and the far side bed in the spring garden (want to keep that cilantro and save seed?).… Read the rest

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