Category Archives: Vegetables and gardens

Waterproof garden labels – a must for any garden!

Waterproof garden labels are the best thing since sliced bread!  They allow me to record details of plantings right on site including variety, planting date and even instructions on care for others.   Most importantly they can handle the rain … Continue reading

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Raised beds, square foot gardens & Our soil Mix

Nothing is better that growing your own food! After trying to get things to grow in Colorado – a high desert location – we basically gave up.  Lack of water in extremely dry air meant water was as sacred as … Continue reading

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Potatoes in tires

We have had wonderful success growing potatoes in Maine – mostly on our grandmothers farm.   That year we roto-tilled a couple of 15 foot lines and planted 4 lb. of red seed potatoes.  We tended them the best we … Continue reading

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