A new instagram account

So, as folks who come here may have noticed, I've been pretty much offline for most of the year. I've been quite busy, but I've still had time to do lots of plant related things, including buying more plants I don't need, or growing interesting new things. But, I just haven't had time to sit … Continue reading A new instagram account

Cool season crop planting – experimental methods

My garden this year has had a decent run, particularly tomatoes (beefsteak, grape, early girl, and Cherokee purple). My cooler season crops did poorly though, with the exception of the lacinato kale (a partial harvest pictured). My carrots are still going, and various leafy greens continue and will be harvest ready in a month i … Continue reading Cool season crop planting – experimental methods

Cardboard – a carbon sequestration and permaculture design tool

As of late I've been trying to decrease my carbon footprint, as well as reuse as much as I can, both in and out of the garden. This has led to two big things: Compost everything well, for me, anything that is not meat, dairy, oils, or processed foods (some exceptions like bread). I've been … Continue reading Cardboard – a carbon sequestration and permaculture design tool