Thanks to Noah, Allison, Mike, Nathan, and Alexis for coming by and helping spread a couple inches of mulch over the whole garden. (And thanks to Donna/99 Kent and the Chavalis for the wheelbarrows.) The garden looks spiffy and neat now, and the mulch will keep down weeds and help reduce our watering needs. Normally, I'd prefer salt marsh hay or similar mulch, but since this is so public, it makes sense to use the cedar bark mulch. And a huge thanks to Donna and the property for giving us the mulch!
(Here's Alexis hard at work.)
fruit harvest - stolen pears - My fruit harvests this year, in addition to a couple cups of blueberries early this summer: 25 (wohoo!) apples, 2 peaches, 2-3 cups of red raspberries a wee...
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