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April In The Garden

Every spring I get so excited watching things bud out and bloom, poke their little heads up out of the ground and bear leaves to eat that you might think it was the first spring I have ever experienced. Every year it’s … Continue reading

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About Those Potatoes…

It’s official, spring has taken the upper hand in this neck of the Ozarks. One minute it was definitively winter, then we had a 90 degree (F) day, then four inches of snow, then it was spring. Rain, tree frogs, gentle … Continue reading

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Cushaw and some Miss Alanie

Finally! A current photo of the Great Cushaw experiment. You probably read about the Cushaw here and a few other places. This was taken yesterday and yes the plant has grown quite a lot but not as much as I thought … Continue reading

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Musings On a Spring Day – in January !?

Wishing there were current photos of the garden but it is January and it’s a little bleak out there. It’s rather confusing actually. The last few days have been blustery, balmy, warm, sun-filled and downright pleasant. But cold weather is … Continue reading

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Hugel… what…?

Hugelkultur it is! A week or so ago this gardening technique ran by my awareness enough times to get me to take a look at it. I shared the info with Gene and suggested we fill a gaping hole in the … Continue reading

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