MELON

MELON

MELON Once or twice I attempted to grow cantaloupe or watermelon in our Wellington garden, and the melons never grew well enough to harvest. They should have. I believe it was warm enough there and that all conditions were right. I was just never su ...

LEEKS

LEEKS

LEEKS KING SIEG ORGANIC LEEKS LEEKS like the cool weather of high elevation summers and can do nicely here. Since they do not require time to bulb out, they can be started from seed in the ground or started ...

Cover Crops: Clover

COVER CROPS

COVER CROPS GROWING COVER CROPS IN RAISED BEDS WITH A SHORT SEASON Cover Crops: CloverAfter several years of gardening and hearing about how wonderful cover crops are to improve the soil, I finally tried it for a couple of years. I will NOT ...

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MOUNTAIN COOKING

MOUNTAIN COOKING One of the things I love to do is cook! Over the years I've created many of my own recipes or modified others which have become favorites at our house. I enjoy baking, too, and have a particular fondness for sourdough breads. I ha ...