Tag: harvest

How To Dry Your Own Herbs

There’s a lot of talk in the summer about preserving or canning your fruit and vegetable harvest but little talk about how to save the herbs that seem to outproduce everything else.  Your herbs deserve preservation also so grab your scissors and some cotton twine.  It’s time to jump down that rabbit hole into the [Continue]

Aquaponics @ C&L Farms – Update 2

Hello Everyone!  Here’s a quick post on the Aquaponics system progress. We spent a couple hours digging the sump tank in the greenhouse.  This is backbreaking work but we wanted to have the sump tank below grade to utilize as much of the greenhouse space as we can.  The liner will be ordered soon as [Continue]

Planning Your Garden Series

Planning Your Garden Good planning is essential to a successful vegetable garden. Vegetables have specific requirements and you must choose your site carefully to ensure a bountiful harvest. Here are the basics you need to consider before you select your seeds. Test Your Soil Drainage is the soil’s ability to absorb moisture and let excess [Continue]