Tag Archives: tomatoes

Healthy Tomatoes

I’ve done battle with Late Blight for several years now, but I refuse to give in to this plague. When my tomato patch turned to mush last year [..]

Tomatoes ,

Hit the Ground Running

I came home to a surprise on Monday when I rounded the corner on the windy dirt road which I live. I looked up at my huge garden [..]

Dirt, Growing Season, Tomatoes , , , ,

Welcome to the Jungle

This year, I’ve started about a week later then past years, and so I’m trying to be maticulous in tracking my plants growth. I’m curious to see just [..]

Celery, Greenhouse, Growing Season, Peppers, Tomatoes , , ,

Blight and Tomato Trials

Late blight has ruined the tomato patch, and as a way to look “on the bright side of life”, I’m treating this outbreak as a learning opportunity. I’ve [..]

Afflictions, Tomatoes ,

So Much for My Social Life

It’s Time ! If you’ve been following my posts for long, you probably know that I have well over 300 tomato plants in my garden. This spring I [..]

How To's, Seeds, Tomatoes ,

Market Re-Mix

Here it is market day again, and I’ve delivered my produce to the person who will be selling it. I’ve made it a point this time to be [..]

Corn, Farmers Market, Tomatoes , ,

Checking on the Tomato Patch

Here’s me and my little gardening helper. We were checking out the size of the Yellow Brandywine Tomatoes, which are almost taller then my nephew. The heat has been [..]

People, Tomatoes & Peppers , , ,

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 , , ,