6 August 2011 Green Pepper Harvest 6 August 2011 Green Pepper Harvest.
Half a bushel of large, perfect green peppers were harvested for five plants. There will be more fruit later, since many more blossoms are present. There is no scaring and absolutely no worm damage. I will make juice mixing...
12 July 2011 Garlic Harvest 12 July 2011 Garlic Harvest.
An Overview of the five varieties and 17 sub-varieties of Garlic A good read about garlic.
This hard neck garlic was planted in October of 2011 and was pulled today. There is about a hundred bulbs. The largest cloves were planted, and...
8 June 2011 Broccoli 8 June 2011 Broccoli
The first broccoli is ready for harvest. The warm weather hit suddenly and the heads are not as full as when the weather is cool. Some of the heads are starting to open up even when relatively small.These 12 plants were placed in the garden as seedlings...
Harvest Pumpkin Brownies
1 (16 oz.) can pumpkin
4 eggs (1/4 C. dry egg powder + 1/2 C. water)
3/4 C. vegetable oil (or 3/4 C. white bean puree)
2 t. vanilla
2 C. whole wheat flour
2 C. sugar
1 T. pumpkin pie spice
2 t. ground cinnamon
2 t. baking powder
1/2 t. salt
Mix wet ingredients...
8 October 2010 Crosne (Stachys affinis) 8 October 2010 Crosne (Stachys affinis)
About 25 tubers were planted in the Spring about May of 2010. Crosne tubers require a long growing season to fully mature. The harvest of four pounds is below average of previous years. I expected about 25 pounds...
Go out and pluck your food from the weeds. Nettles have more protein than any other edible plant. More than soybeans.
I uploaded this vid just a few minutes ago. It features the author of "The People of Cascadia: Pacific Northwest Native American History"
YouTube- harvest stinging nettles...
Crosne (Stachys affinis) First Harvest
http://www.durgan.org/URL/?NDDTQ 8 October 2009 Crosne (Stachys affinis) First Harvest
Forty seed tubers were planted in the early Spring in a channel lined with an old pool tarp with a cross section of about one square foot, to make harvest easier and to...
Tobacco Harvest near Tillsonburg ON Canada. This is on the Canadian side of Lake Erie.
The workers are brought in on permit annually from the Caribbean. The rubber muscle generation finds the work too physical. Unemployment in Canada is around 10%. Pay for...
Hot Pepper Harvest.
http://www.durgan.org/URL/?LUSES 24 September 2009 Hot Pepper Harvest.
Four plants, purchased from a supplier, hence no name for the cultivar. All the peppers were picked.The pods are dried in the greenhouse, then will be placed in the blender and reduced to make red hot...
http://www.durgan.org/URL/?TCUGT 22 August 2009 Hybrid Carrot Eagle 92A from Stokes
Final Harvest, since the carrots are getting too large and will split. These will be grown next year, since the quality is excellent.
http://www.durgan.org/URL/?CarrotsE Summary: Carrots
http://www.durgan.org/URL/?VFDVZ 22 August 2009 Red Pontiac Harvest
Red Pontiac row of potatoes were dug today. Total weight was 60 pounds from 16 plants for an average per plant of 3.5 pounds.The crop is average if not a little below. The tubers are solid with no hollow centers. The largest...
Superior Potato Harvest
http://www.durgan.org/URL/?QEIEN 18 August 2009 Superior Potato Harvest
Nineteen plants produced about 40 lbs of potatoes. The average weight was 2.15 lbs per plant. One plant produced 3.5 lbs. An excellent crop would be 5 to 8 lbs per plant. The tubers are large and...
Russian Blue Potato Harvest
http://www.durgan.org/URL/?EUVSD 18 August 2009 Russian Blue Potato Harvest
Total of eight plants for a weight of 12 pounds, average weight 1.5 lbs. This harvest is much less than last yer, but the tubers are larger.
http://www.durgan.org/URL/?FAKES Summary: Potatoes...
Crosne (Stachys affinis) Main Harvest
http://www.durgan.org/ShortURL/?XRGVI 21 October 2008 Crosne (Stachys affinis) Main Harvest
All the Crosne were dug today. The method is depicted in the pictures. The bed was 32 square feet in area, and 18 pounds of tubers were collected. The average size...
http://www.durgan.org/ShortURL/?FRDKT 20 October 2008 First Crosne Harvest.
Some crosne tubers were dug today, since the vegetation is dying off. the first fork full displayed perfect tubers, 85 in total. Some were eaten raw and some were stir fried in butter. This was my first tasting. The...