Category Archives : Garden


God bless Peru

We got our the first red potatoes of the season yesterday. They started life as about 50 potatoes that neighbors gave us two years ago because they’d sprouted. I didn’t harvest last year because the plants didn’t do well. This year they came back up more vigorously. There are about six more rows that should […]


Getting Ready for Spring 5

This last weekend I ordered the seeds for the vegetables I’ll be cultivating in the garden this year. Last year, with a little less than 1500 square feet of garden (not counting the vineyard), we harvested 200 pounds of winter squash and several gallons of tomatoes and beans (wax, green, and horto, the latter harvested […]