6.26.2013 The Prickly Truth about Artichokes

When you’ve never grown artichokes before, knowing when to pick them becomes problematic.  And, if you happen to have grown your artichokes from seed, it’s even more difficult because seed grown artichokes don’t always look like the ones in the … Continue reading

6.21.2013 Wax Moths, Summer Dearth, Lettuce Worms and Broody Hens

It hasn’t been a great week.  More rain came early in the week and the farm was just about as soggy as I’ve ever seen it. Garden Problems:   With the soil waterlogged, I only managed to pull up the snow … Continue reading