Monthly Archives: September 2010

Indian Summer has come; we’re feeling great and getting a lot...

Slowly, slowly, Will and I are feeling better and doing more every day. Besides the "getting ready for winter" stuff, (canning, and building projects),...

We’re putting the garden to bed for the winter, but we’re...

Although we're hauling compost down to our garden by the tractor load, we're still busily harvesting. I just finished the Swiss Chard. I plant...

With a tractor to help, our compost pile gets serious!

From a modest compost pile a few feet high and about 10 feet in diameter, we now have a compost pile thirty feet long...

Squash, squash, and more squash…not to mention pumpkins!

When the sun was shining, a few days ago, prior to a predicted frosty night, we harvested all of our mature squash and pumpkins....

We got our first good freeze, and boy are we harvesting!

Despite falling off our barn roof, we still got a great, productive (although very weedy!) garden this year. Our plants outdid themselves. Before the...