On Wednesday, we had another productive work day at the garden. Jeff and I were there (along with my son, Noah) to water and feed the plants. We were joined by a Carleen, a neighbor on her way home from work, who pitched in and helped me get worm tea on the plants and haul water, while Jeff tied up the cucumbers to the fence to keep them off the peppers. One of the things I like most about the 200 Foot Garden is chatting with neighbors and having people just jump in and help.
We picked a few beans, but not many. The cucumbers are looking good, as are the squash. If we get enough pollinators in, I think we could have quite a crop.
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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