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2014 mid-season orchyard report

For the first time in several years the orchyard entered July with plenty of water. The trees and vines are green, the grass is green, and the garden is green (perhaps slightly too green thanks to rampant weed growth!). Unfortunately … Continue reading

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September Spring part 3 – remainders

It was obvious that it would come to this when the trees began blooming in September – young apples left stranded on the trees once the cold weather came in.

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Planting Time

The recent snap of warm weather was abruptly closed by a fast moving front which brought snow showers and wind. In the hours ahead of it’s arrival, I managed to eke out the last bit of gardening time in order … Continue reading

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