Stop, Thief!

The strawberry thief was caught red handed, unable to resist the combination of fresh sliced strawberries and peanut butter. He was rather calm and accepting of his temporary imprisonment until our dog came to investigate, then he became quite aggressive and vocal.  He was released shortly after this at an undisclosed location far away from our…

Garden update

On July 28th, I posted a few pictures of the new crops that were seeded or transplanted.   The weather has been fantastic as of late, almost as if Mother Nature is trying to make amends for the slop she sent our way in May, June, and July!  Here are some pictures of  how much these plants have…

Using the Earthway Seeder

The Earthway Seeder is a very useful tool for the for a home gardener with a large garden and it is an indispensable tool for a market gardener.  The Earthway is very reasonably priced considering all the time it will save the average gardener.  The seeder does a remarkable job on large seeded crops such as beans, peas, and corn,…

Market Day

It’s a beautiful day to head to the Alta West Farmers’ Market.  Today, we will have basil, summer squash, eggplant, bell peppers, jalapeno peppers, cucumbers, French breakfast radishes, yellow onions, red onions, and carrots.  We hope to see you there! -Bruce