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Quarter of a Ton Reached!

And I would grow 500 pounds, And I would grow 500 more… Sing that to the tune of the Proclaimers’ I Would Walk 500 Miles and you too could grow more yellow pear tomatoes than you’ll ever need. We’ve reached … Continue reading

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Ellie’s Crop Report: June 24, 2011

I should update Ellie’s picture, as the raised beds certainly don’t look that bare now. We’ve had fun harvesting produce:  2.4 lbs of strawberries, 15.5 oz green onions, 11.5 oz radishes, 10 oz turnip greens, 6 oz pepper, 14 oz … Continue reading

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Ellie’s Crop Report: June 12, 2011

More recently, Ellie has been watching the garden activities from a different window that we leave open for her to sniff out what’s going on during the day. Here are highlights of what’s growing: 1. We thinned the kohlrabi and … Continue reading

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Ellie’s Crop Report: May 28, 2011

We periodically look up to see Ellie watching our progress in the yard. I took Friday off, so we worked all day until it started to rain. Midway through we did stop to chat with our neighbor in back as … Continue reading

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Ellie’s Crop Report: May 12, 2011

Ellie saw Mutti and I planting the five Sunchoke/Jerusalem artichoke roots into a tote partially submerged in the ground. We did this to contain the invasive tubers. We also planted some seed potatoes. Garlic is still coming up nicely. The … Continue reading

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