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Click on a thumbnail picture below to see the full size version. 18 Entries.
Saturday, April 1 View Page
We can say the season 2017 started on march 31, this is the earliest start ever. I mowed the rye and tilled it in, togethet with few amnendments.
 
Saturday, April 1 View Page
mowed rye
 
Saturday, April 1 View Page
amendments and compost
 
Saturday, April 1 View Page
tilled
 
Saturday, April 1 View Page
and watered. Now it must rest a few days, than i can start the seeds.
 
Saturday, April 1 View Page
for the other pumpkin patch will be tilled after first rain, hasnt rain for more than 3 weeks and temperatures are above average
 
Saturday, April 1 View Page
and this is my lineup for this year
 
Tuesday, April 4 View Page
the weathet forecast seems to be good for the next days, so i decided to start with the seeds on april 2nd and today all have germinated, so i planted them into air pots and added WOW myco and azos. Here the 2145
 
Tuesday, April 4 View Page
and 2307 Wallace
 
Tuesday, April 4 View Page
back ups are my own 1536 and all 3 germinated very good, maybe i will plant one in some corner of the patch, althoug plan was to have only 2 plants.
 
Tuesday, April 11 View Page
not quite happy with the curly 2145, but i am sure all true leaves will be ok.
 
Tuesday, April 11 View Page
2307 Wallace everything is ok
 
Tuesday, April 11 View Page
and the back up my own 1536 Lovse.
 
Tuesday, April 11 View Page
Still not sure when i am going to transplant the plants into the greenhouse and poly tunnel. They are closed all day/night long, so the soil is warming up. But the nights are still cold so i will wait a few more days with moving them there.
 
Wednesday, April 12 View Page
I transplanted the 2145 today into the greenhouse, added myco and AZOS. 2307 will be transplanted a few days later, because in the poly tunnel is not as warm as in greenhouse.
 
Thursday, April 20 View Page
Nothing much happening here, 2307 is still in airpot. It has been cold this last few days and in the next two day is forecasted frost.
 
Thursday, April 20 View Page
2145 is growing slow due too cold nights. Little hoop house in the greenhouse, together with candles to give some heat during the nights.
 
Friday, April 21 View Page
frost everywhere outside, but inside the 2145 had 4 candles, so all ok. Despite the curly start, the first true leaf is more than beautiful.
 

 

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