Category Archives: basil

Early Risers

The tomatoes won.  Well, at least three of them did. And you know I love seedling pictures, so here you go. Okay, these pictures were actually taken the night before last, so you just have to trust me that all … Continue reading

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Garden Fresh Huevos Rancheros

I’m not a foodie or a cook.  My wife is, and she is AMAZING at it.  Seriously, she is God’s gift to people who have gluten allergies.  But every once in a while, I am one of those annoying people … Continue reading

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Harvest for June 2013

This is the first month that I have been tracking my harvest, but I was encouraged!  Particularly during a month of BRUTAL temps.  Here it goes: eggs – 124 yellow squash – 12.75 lbs zucchini – 11.25 lbs tomatoes – … Continue reading

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Tracking the Daily Harvest

I go out each morning and check on the garden.  The daytime temp is reaching 108-110, so I am heavily watering every other day.  For my weaker plants I also fill up a wine bottle on the non-watering days and … Continue reading

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