We needed to grow starts this year, and the community heard our call. Pam Mitchell and Herb Helsel donated seed starting boxes! Molly Peterson shared her expertise with the soil block technique, and we were off and planting. Our babies are sprouting, but starts donated by Molly were planted in the greenhouse mid-February and they’ve … More First starts and first harvest
Will we have a last hard freeze? Don’t know, but we’re cautiously proceeding as if spring has sprung! The greenhouse is a safe bet unless we get that really cold snap, and the starts we planted are doing great! We’ll be planting peas down the center row, and kale, bok choi, lettuce and chard are … More So far so good with the early spring
It was a busy first Wednesday work party of the season! Instead of creating the beds and sifting rocks and roots out as we did last year, we turned over the cover crop planted last fall, and found lots of big worms! The overwintering kale beds were weeded, and the pallet compost bins moved in … More First Wednesday work party of the season!
We needed more room for all the garden tools. Then, Jane Seymour donated a shed, Jim Pugh moved it, and Paul Rempa installed all the fixtures! Now all our tools are organized and hanging nicely, and we have space in the metal shed for the wheelbarrows and other large equipment. Thank you!