June, 2013

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Sun Porch is Being Converted into Greenhouse

Thursday, June 27th, 2013

 

Three tomato plants started in March in the house and transplanted into pots in the greenhouse are ready to bear fruit.

These salad greens supplied us more than enough from March into May when daytime temperatures were 120 deg F. A ceiling vent with a fan would definitely help.

Cucumbers also started in March, have been yielding cucs for the last two weeks. Leaving the door open is enough to get the flowers pollinated.

Community Garden Has Taken Shape

Sunday, June 23rd, 2013

With over 50 families, the Community Garden has shaped up quite nicely even with the really dry April and most of May and then the really wet Jun.

Do Pigs Experience Joy? I Think So.

Sunday, June 23rd, 2013

I finished wiring their wooded paddock and let them out on it. They really seem to enjoy themselves with lots of places to root around.

Cow Fund Congratulates the Massachusetts Youth Rugby Organization’s Select side success

Friday, June 21st, 2013

Congress debates the Farm Bill

Friday, June 7th, 2013

http://opinionator.blogs.nytimes.com/2013/06/04/welfare-for-the-wealthy/?ref=markbittman