Category Archives: Cabbage and Broccoli

John and Martha’s Garden

My neighbor John noticed that we have been using the tractor and brush hog to mow the field around my house, and he wanted me to stop up [..]

Amish Gardens, Cabbage and Broccoli, Onions, Peppers, Tomatoes

Timing and Progress

I’ve been trying to expand my gardening skills to include cooler weather crops, or in other words the items that I didn’t like to eat as a child. [..]

Broccolli, Brussels Sprouts, Cabbage and Broccoli, Cauliflower, Cherries and Berries, Goji Berries, Growing Season, Honey Berries, Peppers, Seeds

Breaking Ground for Cold Weather Crops

I still need to call the Rototiller guy and schedule and appointment, so for now I need to work the soil the old fashioned way: By hand. I [..]

Broccolli, Cabbage and Broccoli, Cauliflower, Chard, Strawberries , , , ,

Frosted Veggies

I’ve been watching patiently as my cool weather crops progress. After ignoring these plants for my first few years gardening, I’m quite surprized by there growth. I’ve been [..]

Cabbage and Broccoli, Chard , ,

Direct Seeded Broccoli

On August 19, I planted some broccoli and cabbage. A few weeks later, I released my chickens to roam free for the winter. What I found out is [..]

Cabbage and Broccoli

Fall Plantings

On August 19th, I worked the soil, and planted some Cabbage and Broccoli. The timing is something I’m a bit unsure of, and I wanted to make note [..]

Cabbage and Broccoli, Cucumbers, Fall Planting , ,

Cabbage and Broccoli

This years cucumbers ran out of steam a few weeks ago, and I’ve stopped weeding them. Above you can see just how quickly pigweed can overtake the garden. [..]

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