Notice those lovely, hazy green lines. The first signs of direct seeded crops is always on your mind. You can't cultivate the soil for weeds until you know where your veggies are. If germination is slow—because of cool weather, dry conditions, or both—the weeds can easily get … [Read more...] about Thin green lines
Archives for April 2006
No April showers to speak of this year means it's irrigation time already. Sprinklers aren't anywhere near efficient, but they cover a lot of area quickly. This makes them a labor-saving choice for germination and tiny seedlings, where frequent but light watering is required in … [Read more...] about Water!
The Scare-Eyes ball seems to work on birds and, from what I've seen, cows. I use it for beans, a favorite bird target. A lot of scientific-sounding info comes with each ball. The shapes and mylar circles are supposed to look like predatory birds to other birds. They come in three … [Read more...] about Scary?
Peas planted in early April finally poking up. These are Sugar Ann snap peas, you can eat the pod and all. … [Read more...] about It’s a start…
Fall-planted White Music garlic, living it up! … [Read more...] about Garlic!