After a storm last week that dropped surprisingly more snow than expected, I was starting to wonder if I would ever be able to get seeds in the ground. However,
Despite this week’s warmer temperatures, I’m still waiting to get seeds in the ground outside. After the heavy snow two weeks ago, combined with it’s unusually rapid melting, the ground is
As we approach the end of April, we also near our average final frost date here in Philadelphia. This means that it’s time to harden off the summer crops like
Despite today’s predicted snow, the weather was warm and dry enough by the end of last week to allow me to get the first 3 beds on the farm planted!
In the greenhouse, the kale, collards, and lettuce have all sprouted their first true leaves and are growing like crazy! Warmer weather crops like tomatoes, peppers, and eggplant that were
Things seem to be popping up everywhere with this week’s warmer weather. In the greenhouse, the kale and lettuce seeds have germinated and are beginning to grow their first true
We may be breaking records with low temperatures and high snow fall, but it’s time for the 2014 season to start nonetheless. This week, I seeded the first transplant trays