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Week 69, 2019

Week 69, 2019

We have some exciting news, our last big project is underway! It’s now been 69 weeks since we started this journey, here is a run down of everything going on in the last four weeks. In The High Tunnel: We had our first hard freeze with two nights of 20 degrees(very abnormal) two weeks ago….

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By [email protected], November 26, 2019
Week 65, 2019

Week 65, 2019

It’s been 65 weeks since we started this journey!  We’ve been busy taking on projects and growing. Here’s a run down of everything going on, In The High Tunnel: Winter Carrots and Beets germinated well, we tried to water daily or 2x daily and we saw a huge improvement in germination rate. All of our…

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By [email protected], November 2, 2019
Week 58, 2019

Week 58, 2019

Time for another update, In The High Tunnel: Winter Carrots and Beets have been seeded. Tomatoes are still in the ground producing very little, will come out when it is time to transplant winter/fall crops. Collards, Kale, lettuce, Swiss Chard have been started indoors and should be ready for transplant outdoors in a few weeks….

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By [email protected], September 9, 2019
Week 54, 2019

Week 54, 2019

The past few weeks has been focused on getting the market garden ready for fall, winter and next spring. Cropping out multiple crops in the past weeks have allowed room to seed more fall crops. In the High Tunnel: Cucumbers, zucchinis and eggplants are out. Two more 25ft sections of carrots were seeded. Kale was…

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By [email protected], August 15, 2019
Week 51 2019

Week 51 2019

We’ve been pretty busy with getting the market garden going and trialing everything we think we want to grow for market next year. This is everything that we’ve been up to over the last month. Deer/Perimeter Fence We finally finished up the fence. We installed the top 4 wires along the whole fence to get…

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By [email protected], July 29, 2019

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