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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
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
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
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
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
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