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The Benefits of Raised Garden Beds

The art of gardening has a long history and where there is a long history there is enough folklore and gardener’s tales to last you a lifetime of reading. The old school ways which may bring to mind the garden our grandparents’ and great… Continue Reading “The Benefits of Raised Garden Beds”

27 Days until Spring

But the hours of light are increasing and that is a psychological boost signaling to gardeners that we are approaching the growing season and it’s time to get ready. Seed catalogs are coming in the mail weekly and have been since mid January. Now is the time to get start taking inventory of your leftover seeds from last season.

Seeding our July Garden Bed

It’s mid-July and we recently experienced a heat wave they referred to on the news as a “heat dome” that was stuck above most of the United States during Fourth of July week. The week before, I was down in Connecticut visiting my family… Continue Reading “Seeding our July Garden Bed”

It’s Never Too Late to Start to a Vegetable Garden!

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