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  1. Our First try AT Garlic

    We planted a small 4x4ft patch of garlic back in September for the first time. Here are the pictures and report of our lil crop from planting to...

    Started by Captainrayr‎, 2016-06-16
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  2. Radish Relish

    What to make with your spring radishes: Here is the ricipe: ...

    Started by Captainrayr‎, 2015-05-15
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  3. Gift Amaryllis

    We brought some amaryllis from a family bisit and this spring they are doing great. Here is the story: ...

    Started by Captainrayr‎, 2015-03-28
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  4. We are off and growing

    We took the chance, rolled the dice ad planted our garden a lil early this year. Playing the odds that a alte frost wont burn us like it did last...

    Started by Captainrayr‎, 2015-03-20
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  5. Rotating Our Green Onion Patch

    Three or four times a year we harvest and replant our little patch of green onions. it's for us a fun activity and we haven't bought shallots in...

    Started by Captainrayr‎, 2015-03-10
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  6. Brussel Sprouts

    The neighbor dropped off a bag of home grown sprouts. Peg fixed them in olive oil, salt and black pepper with some granulated garlic lightly...

    Started by Captainrayr‎, 2015-03-04
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  7. The F in February also stands for Fertilizer in Cajun country

    The month of February is when we fertilize our fruit trees. I know I havent been posting long but you have already seen some of the results. Here...

    Started by Captainrayr‎, 2015-02-16
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  8. Winter Greens

    We grow a loos leaf salad mix called mesclun ya can get it anywhere. Down here in Cajun country it grows like weeds. we harvest a big bowl full of...

    Started by Captainrayr‎, 2015-02-03
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  9. Planting for Spring

    Just getting ready to plant my garlic for next summer. Does anyone else plant for the winter? I think shallots or onions can be planted now but don't...

    Started by KarenB‎, 2014-10-16
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  10. Volunteer Squash

    Occasionally something will gust show up and start growing. We have a compost pile that we use to replenish our garden and planter boxes and...

    Started by Captainrayr‎, 2014-07-30
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  11. Cajun Long Horn Okra

    WE are thrilled our okra started producing. It is a hot weather plant that does very well all through the heat of our South Louisiana summer. it...

    Started by Captainrayr‎, 2014-08-25
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  12. Recipe Share - healthy sweet bread and butter pickles

    Greetings from sunny South Louisiana. Our garden is a small square foot style bow. 12x4 ft. We also have a yard full of fruit trees and several...

    Started by Captainrayr‎, 2014-07-01
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  13. Unhappy Question - Honey candy

    I have tried several times to make hard candy from honey. First from white sugar and honey and 2nd from just honey. Both times I used a med to low...

    Started by Gnana‎, 2014-04-21
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  14. Any advice?

    I have some large egg flats for starting seeds in (30 "sections") Has anyone done this before who can give me a heads up on what to do or not do...

    Started by K. Slink‎, 2012-04-11
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  15. Fall Gardening

    Summer is beginning to wind down but it's still not too late for a fall garden crop to be planted. Swiss chard, lettuce, peas, broccoli (and rabes)...

    Started by CM‎, 2006-08-13
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  16. A quick survey on gardening and vegetable excess

    Hi I'm investigating the plausibility of a new app that will help people share extras from their garden on CSA with others to reduce waste, and...

    Started by blueclaw‎, 2013-10-26
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  17. Harvest Time

    My favourite time of the year. Time to start to pick faster than the produce can grow. Even better the produce is local. Farmer markets begin to have...

    Started by KarenB‎, 2013-08-07
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  18. How's The Harvest???

    How was your gardening luck this past season? Triumphs and failures? Dilemmas and problem solves? Regrets and new dreams?:)

    Started by K. Slink‎, 2011-09-25
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  19. Brussel Sprouts

    I just picked about 1 & 1/2 lbs of brussel sprouts from the garden. Everything else has been harvested, but we needed this cold weather to get them...

    Started by BasilRock‎, 2012-11-13
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  20. Mapito

    I just got this sample of Mapito grow medium. Pretty cool stuff. Looks like a combination of rockwool and some other material. They claim it holds...

    Started by JohnnyBoy‎, 2013-01-17
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