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The first greenhouse is in…

Tuesday, March 19th, 2013
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We’ve got the first greenhouse built here in Payne Country, and it looks like it’ll serve it’s purpose. We’ve already began filling it with plantings for this years garden. We’ll see how it goes and determine if we’ll need another in the future. We’re hoping to really be able to extend our growing season with […]

Garden – 2010…

Tuesday, March 23rd, 2010
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Well, we’re off to a slow start, but have high hopes for this years garden. We’re making an attempt to get more yield from less space, so we’ve gone with square foot gardens. According to what I’ve read, we can keep salads on the table from these two boxes with cooking vegies to spare. We’ll […]

Pictures of the garden from Sunday…

Friday, May 1st, 2009
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Okay, we’re late. We’re finally getting around to adding the pictures we took of the garden on Sunday. We’re seeing some growth from the corn and peas in these pictures. We took a walk through the garden yesterday and found we have some weeding to do after the rain, but we’re also getting good growth […]

Finally…

Tuesday, April 21st, 2009
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Well, we finally got it planted. We’re talking about the garden. We’ve had it tilled for a while, and actually planted once before, but we were off on the last frost. We ended up retilling once again, and replanting. We’re still experimenting with what works. This time it’s corn (sweet), potatoes (red and idaho), peas […]

A busy weekend…

Monday, March 16th, 2009
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It’s been a busy weekend here in Payne Country. I’m prepping for my trip to AR to do some wheeling, and we’re also trying to get our garden started. Between working on the jeep, the garden, and finding out the Explorer needs ball joints, I got some done, but not as much as I wanted […]