Tag Archives: carrots

First Spade of Soil

I turned the first spade of garden soil Saturday. In a couple of hours I removed cages, stakes and last year’s brush from the cherry tomato patch, turned over and broke up the soil, planted six kinds of lettuce, and … Continue reading

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Winter Gardening

Chives, lettuce and garlic are up in the garden, beckoning my presence. On yesterday’s last day of winter I spent a couple of hours burying four large plastic tubs for an experiment in carrot growing. 18-inches deep, I filled them … Continue reading

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Zucchini Juice

LAKE MACBRIDEā€” In a quest to use the bountiful zucchini, I found a juice recipe. Zucchini juice? Before you click on the next page in your reader, hear me out. The apple harvest is beginning to come in, and they … Continue reading

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