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Click on a thumbnail picture below to see the full size version. 9 Entries.
Friday, March 12 View Page
And so begins the 2021 marathon. This afternoon I hooked up my plow and turned over the soil in the main pumpkin patch.
 
Friday, March 12 View Page
Before picture of the 6700 square foot patch.
 
Friday, March 12 View Page
The sandy loam is looking very beautiful and I have a feeling it will be an auspicious year!
 
Saturday, March 13 View Page
Round 1 of the tomatoes are 2 weeks since planting. In the background are a couple practice watermelon grafts. I'll be greenhouse growing big tomatoes again this year, like I did year before last. They're going to have quite the elaborate setup.
 
Saturday, March 13 View Page
Round 2 of giant tomatoes went into the incubator today!
 
Saturday, March 13 View Page
Frost on the pumpkin patch this morning!
 
Wednesday, March 17 View Page
I got my patch amendments today! I'm taking a different approach this year and using a lot of slow release organics.
 
Sunday, March 21 View Page
100% germination on my giant tomato lineup this year: 5.58 Tobeck, 8.83 LaRue, 18# Spaziani, 6.38 LaRue, 6.48 LaRue, 9.44 LaRue, 5.62 LaRue, 9.65 Porkchop, 7.36 LaRue, 8.01 Karkos.
 
Sunday, March 21 View Page
100% germination on my giant tomato lineup this year: 5.58 Tobeck, 8.83 LaRue, 18# Spaziani, 6.38 LaRue, 6.48 LaRue, 9.44 LaRue, 5.62 LaRue, 9.65 Porkchop, 7.36 LaRue, 8.01 Karkos.
 

 

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