Archive for January, 2016

Moving

 

Farm Journal – week of

3 January 2016 – 9 January 2016

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Our front garden contains most of our fruit trees and our grapes vines. Since grapes are prone to Black Rot, we plan to treat them for this fungal disease. Since we do not spray our blueberries, David moved the blueberry bushes from the front garden to the back garden to protect them from drift.


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Front Garden

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Back Garden

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Catawba

Coming Spring 2016.

West End Community Market

 Today – Tuesday – 3 pm until 6 pm

 

What’s growing?

Dutch Corn Salad

1416_market What is coming to market today?  

Homegrown Produce  

  • Greens – Swiss chard, mustard, Purple Mizuna, Ruby Streaks Mizuna, baby kale, baby spinach, beet greens and Dutch Corn Salad
  • Brassica – a small amount of Chinese Kale and Broccoli
  • Root Crops – White Lady Turnips

 

 

 

 

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Slow Growth Month

 

Farm Journal – week of

27th December 2015 – 2 January 2016

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Although the days start to get longer after the Winter Solstice, our plants seem to stop growing during the month of January.

Progress – slow but steady – Tunnel B

 

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November 30 2015

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January 2 2016

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

1216_fj_onionsDavid started some of his onions this week.

 

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Catawba

Coming Spring 2016.