Tag Archives: Mancan Buckwheat

Tally for June 30, 2012

We’re up to 18 pounds grown so far. This graph will be updated periodically and posted on our Suburban Ton page for those who think it’s fun to track it along with us. Before Mutti had health issues this spring, we had … Continue reading

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Home Grown Buckwheat Buttermilk Pancakes

Last year was our first experience growing buckwheat. I’d read that it was a good choice to grow after garlic, so we had a nice stand of it flowering last summer. But, harvesting was time intensive. I went out and … Continue reading

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The Mancan Can!

Who can take some buckwheat, sprinkle it with dew, make it look like chocolate chips, when ripened up for you? The Mancan can cause it mixes it with love and makes the world taste good. To those familiar with the … Continue reading

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We Passed Go!

We passed “Go” and are celebrating 200 pounds of produce grown so far! See the Suburban Ton page for the details. Mutti is confident that we’ll reach the 1/8 of a ton mark (250 pounds). We had an unfortunate number … Continue reading

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A Bouncing Baby Butternut!

Actually it is quite tranquil hanging around on the squash trellis. This is our one and only butternut squash so far to set fruit, and we love the little guy all the more. The squash borers have caused issues with … Continue reading

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Garlic Harvest 2011

It was such an odd spring that I wasn’t sure how the garlic would do this year. I peeked a week ago to see how a few were doing, and decided to let them go another week. Yesterday I saw … Continue reading

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