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October Garden Update

October 1, 2017 Living in Manitoba Canada, it seems surreal to be able to post an October Garden Update. However, during my lifetime I have seen the frost free season extend longer and longer. I am sure this is due … Continue reading

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Enjoying the Garden Bounty – Young Borscht, New Potatoes and Broccoli

July 29, 2015 Wow, the garden is overflowing with organic produce just crying out to be picked. It’s like having a grocery store in your back yard. We started the morning with a green smoothie made from fresh picked raspberries … Continue reading

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Jungle Garden

July 24, 2015 In the last couple of weeks the garden has gone nuts. We were watering it with lake water but lately we have had warm weather and plenty of rain, perfect conditions for creating a jungle garden. I … Continue reading

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Garden Time

June 29, 2015 Summer is officially here and we are feeling the heat with daytime temperatures approaching 30C. And with the heat comes the garden and the weeds. Can’t have one without the other. We were fortunate to get a … Continue reading

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Second Floor Starts & Time to Harvest the Garden

September 14 to 22, 2013 The crew is gone so it’s just Ken and me working on. The second floor joists are up and there still a lot of floor to glue and screw. Not quite as much as the … Continue reading

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Garden Bounty

August 18, 2013 The amount of produce from our garden this year is mind boggling. Pictured above is the Sunday morning picking of veggies for the week. Enough for the two of us to eat and some to give away. … Continue reading

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