Tag Archives: tomatoes

“A Normal Garden”

After years of telling myself to cut back, I’ve finally managed to plant a much smaller, much more “normal” sized garden. It’s amazingly simple to maintain, and I [..]

Blueberries, Muncher, Tomatoes , ,

Tomato Trials, Winter Wrap-Up

The winter blues finally got the best of me, and so I gave in, and started planting seeds early. I told myself I was doing a tomato trial [..]

Arduino Projects, Building and Construction, Ike, Tomatoes , , , , , , ,

Half Way There !

I’ve got about 40 cucumber plants in the first row, with weed blocking fabric to save me lots of time. The second row contains a mix of winter [..]

Cucumbers, Peppers, Tomatoes, Waltham Butternut - Winter Squash , ,

My Sea of Green has Arrived

Fierce Competition for Sunlight – Tomato Plants Things have been pretty busy on the farm, but there is one truth that is self evident: The shelves in the [..]

Cucumbers, Greenhouse, Seedlings, Squash, Tomatoes , , , ,

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 , ,

Life Beyond Tomatoes

The valley is awash in a sea of ripening tomatoes. At one time it was acceptable to pick tomatoes every week or every 4 days, but that time [..]

Bananas, Bright Lights, Canning, Chablis, Chard, Cooking from the Garden, Opportunity Salad, People, Peppers, Seeds, Tomatoes , , , , ,

I’ve Become a Tomato

I knew I was growing a lot of tomato plants when I was planting seeds this spring, and I realized that I would probably get a lot of [..]

Canning, Cooking from the Garden, Tomatoes , , , , , ,

Tomatoes, Tomatoes, Tomatoes…

Ever since I built my greenhouse, I’ve been growing a large number of tomato plants. Now, after two years of terrible returns things have gotten a lot brighter,  [..]

Brandywine, Cherry, People, Slicing, Tomatoes

Sandies Garden in August

I stopped by Sandy & Davies house to return a hydraulic jack I had borrowed, and just like any other time I visit, I had to check out [..]

Bright Lights, Celery, Cherry, People, Waltham Butternut - Winter Squash , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , ,

2011 Tomatoes

I’m feeling kinda reserved at the moment, but I thought I would share some photos of the Tomato Patch, and some of my sporadic harvests.

General, Tomatoes , ,