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Click on a thumbnail picture below to see the full size version. 24 Entries.
Monday, January 2 View Page
Happy New Year everyone , may 2017 be a great one..
Monday, January 30 View Page
I bet orange would grow good here.
Saturday, February 11 View Page
Winter Patch prep coming along just fine...
Thursday, March 9 View Page
Great day in Abbynormal's neighborhood...
Wednesday, April 12 View Page
Almost finished.. Not sure how much longer I can do the bottom two .. For some reason the tiller keeps putting on weight..
Friday, April 21 View Page
As of 8:30 this morning all seeds are filed and soaking.. The list is 359, 377, 777, 811, 975, 1044, 1059, 1146.5, 1223.5, and 1317 .. Best of luck to all this season... Orange rules..
Friday, April 21 View Page
All seeds in germ box at 1:30pm.. This is another up to the minute update from the land of abbynormal..
Monday, May 1 View Page
I am having some germination issues this season.. Three seeds I really wanted in my line up this season were the 811, 1059 and 777.. Well there will be no 811 or 1059 and I know it's May first but I put my last 2 out of five 777s in germ box this morning..
Tuesday, May 2 View Page
Put the 377 Zunino, my 975, 1044 and 1223.5 and 1317 Clementz in the ground today.. Mixed up 4.5 cups of blood meal and 4.5 cups of feathermeal, used 1.5 cups of mix in every hut. I also put a handful of W O W happyroot in every planting hole and it's off to the races.. Best of luck everyone ..
Wednesday, May 3 View Page
Was talking to a friend about sharing a genetics garden with 6 plants, so this morning when I woke up at 2am I went rummaging through my seeds to see what I could come up with.. I found a 1059, seeing the previous two didn't germ I figured why not give it a try.. It has no value in a jar, plus it is my favorite orange seed.. Back to the genetics garden, I started a 525 and 931 Kaczenski, 827 and 494 Gansert, 809 Young and 755 Berard.. Going to be a busy summer...
Wednesday, May 3 View Page
Put two 823 House's in the germ box at 11:30am.. This is another up to the minute update from the land of abbynormal..
Wednesday, May 10 View Page
359 Foss went in the ground this morning... Thank you Mr. Bill..
Thursday, May 11 View Page
All plants are finally in the ground... Due to germination issues ( no 777 or 1059 ) my revised line up is 377 Zunino, 359 Foss, 778 Gansert, 816 Gansert, 975.5 Gansert, 976 Rondeau, 1044 Gansert, 1223.5 Gansert and 1317 Clementz.. I hope they all are orange and HD winners.. Good luck everyone..
Friday, May 12 View Page
Pulled a soil sample today.. I am curious to see what the change is from last fall..
Tuesday, May 16 View Page
Got a new mower with a fertilizer attachment..
Sunday, May 21 View Page
Started a genetics garden with my friend Gene today.. Growing 494 Gansert, 830 Gansert, 809 Young and 823 House.. Each plant will have 2 or 3 pumpkins on it, all pumpkins on a plant will be same cross.. My grandaughter will get a pumpkin this year..
Saturday, May 27 View Page
This is my 1223.5.. This and my 1044 are my first two to lay down.. I know that I am a little behind most but no worries all will be fine in the long run.. My soil test came back yesterday and I think all is good in the land of Abbynormal.. Thanks Bry for taking the time to make your soil estimator and thanks Bart for running the numbers for me..
Thursday, June 1 View Page
These two young ladies kidnapped me yesterday and took me to my happy place and I loved every minute of it..
Thursday, June 1 View Page
Not feeling the love here..
Friday, June 2 View Page
First two plants out of cold frames, 377 Zunino on left, 1044 Gansert on right.. This picture was photo shopped so mains look like they are 4 ft instead of 14 ft to protect the already stressed..
Sunday, June 4 View Page
My 975, 1223 and the 1317 Clementz went out in the real world today.. The 1223 is closest and 1317 is in back.. Also had to spray a very light mix of warrior for the cuke beetles..
Wednesday, June 14 View Page
I acquired a new ez flo injector.. This thing is going to be a great improvement over last years abbytron..
Saturday, June 17 View Page
No need to water for a few days I think..
Friday, June 23 View Page
Took the day off and went to my happy place today..


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