Category Archives: Grapes

Recipe for Grape Jam.

A few years ago, I planted 12 different types of grapes on the farm, including many plants that I cloned. This year I’ve finally started to taste the [..]

Grapes, Recipes

Pruning and Soldering

The last few days have been bitterly cold, but before that, our winter was fairly warm. Since it has been cold enough to put the plants into a [..]

Grapes, Ike, Pruning , , ,

No Room to Move !

Bareroot Apple Seedlings in My Hallway Last Thursday I finally received the fruit tree seedlings that I’ve been waiting months for. The order contained 75 apple, 25 wild plum and [..]

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Starting Early

I’ve been waiting for several months to experiment with fruit tree seeds, and the time is about right to thaw them out and give them a shot. The [..]

Cloning / Propogating, Fruit Trees, Grapes, Seeds, Uncategorized ,

If You Want to Taste the Sun, Plant Grapes

Cloned Grape Vine A few years ago I learned how to clone grape vines, with the intention of growing table grapes, and maybe someday making wine as a [..]

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Seasonal Pruning

January is here, and so is my que to prune the fruit trees on the farm. I have been waiting for a good cold frost to put the [..]

Fruit Trees, Grapes, Pruning , , ,

Tis the Season for Picking

I’ve been trying to keep up with the ripening tomatoes since the first red alert cherries appeared, but somewhere along that timeline I fell pretty far behind, and [..]

Bell, Chablis, Flexnum, Grapes, Purple Vienna, Tomatoes , ,

More Cherries and Berries

I took a look around to see just how much rain we had gotten from a recent storm. I was very happy to see that the soil seemed [..]

Blueberries, Cherries and Berries, Grapes , , , , ,

It’s Begun

I’ve been waiting patiently, restraining myself from starting any seeds till the time is right, and that time is now. The season begins for me with Celery, which [..]

Celery, Chard, Cloning / Propogating, Fruit Trees, Grapes , , ,

Here Comes The Work Part of Winter

I’ve been thinking about getting a jump start on the winter season by pruning my fruit trees and grape vines before it gets too cold, but Mother Nature [..]

Fruit Trees, Grapes, Planning