Category Archives: Cucumbers

First Market Offering

So here it is, my first market offering. I’ve very excited, and can feel the added electricity flow through my veins as I prepare. This is the point [..]

Cucumbers, Farmers Market, Onions, Peppers, Zucchini

The Late Garden is Doing Quite Well.

The late garden has really started growing now that rain has returned. Above the corn is just now clearing knee-high, and I still think it will grow to [..]

Chickens, Corn, Cucumbers, Horses

Calm Before the Storm

Having a garden is like having a grocery store in your backyard, and it’s a great feeling to walk out without paying a dime. It’s almost like you [..]

Cherries and Berries, Cucumbers, Tomatoes & Peppers , ,

Expectations and Outcomes

This is not how I envisioned the watermelon growing. I figured one or two vines would take over, and choke out the other plants. I was mistaken, and [..]

Cucumbers, Melons , ,

First Melons

Melons are something I didn’t think I was very good at growing, as last years melons never got bigger then the one in the photo above. This year, [..]

Afflictions, Cucumbers, Fertilizer, Melons, People, Tomatoes & Peppers , , , ,

Happy 4th of July !

Here’s a picture of the majority of the garden. I’ve left out the lettuce patch as the rabbits and the weeds have decimated it. It’s not all bad [..]

Corn, Cucumbers, Melons , , , , ,

The Late Overfill Garden

This spring, I’ve met a new friend, who hasn’t done much gardening in the past, but was quite interested in trying it out. There was some nice dirt [..]

Corn, Cucumbers, General, Greenhouse, Melons, Tomatoes & Peppers , , ,

This Year’s Firsts

I’ve had a lot on my mind lately, and yesterday, I had another item added to the long list. I have enough trouble sleeping on a good day. When [..]

Beans, Cucumbers, Peppers, Potatoes, Tomatoes , , , , ,

The Garden is Full

Here’s my littlest helper, and the gardener that started All of the watermelons in the garden. He choose the seeds, when to plant them and how. All I’ve [..]

Corn, Cucumbers, Greenhouse, People, Peppers, Tomatoes , , , , , , ,

The Final Countdown……

In one week, I’ll be busy digging holes, and shuffling plants. I am a bit nervous though, the other day I was picking grass for my Egg Laying [..]

Cucumbers, Greenhouse, Tomatillos , , ,