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9 October 2021 White Trichomes

https://durgan.org/2021/October%202021/9%20October%202021%20White%20Trichomes/HTML/index.htm 9 October 2021 White Trichomes The trichomes are changing from almost ice crystal appearance to white, which is the time of greatest THC. White or milky appearing. Almost time to harvest.

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Last of 2021 Garden Processed.

Last of 2021 Garden Vegetables. Carrots, green beans, green peppers, turnip and one parsnip. All made into a slurry, strained and pressure cooked at 15 PSI for 15 minutes for storage. Carrots 6 pounds, green beens 5 pounds, green peppers … Continue reading

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5 October 2021 Asimina triloba (Paw Paw)

https://durgan.org/2021/October%202021/5%20October%202021%20Asimina%20triloba%20(Paw%20Paw)/HTML/ 5 October 2021 Asimina triloba (Paw Paw) Frost has arrived first in Zone 5. The Paw Paw has started to fall off the trees.Three pounds were picked off two trees. Spring frosts killed most of the flowers, hence the … Continue reading

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Eighty-Four Liters of Concord Grapes Processed

Eighty-four jars of pressure canned Concord Grape juice at 15 PSI for 15 minutes was processed from 180 pounds of U pick grapes. The product will be utilized during Winter. The grapes were sweet with no bitteness. The removed substrates … Continue reading

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30 September 2021 Concord Grape Juice

https://durgan.org/2021/September%202021/30%20September%202021%20Concord%20Grape%20Juice/HTML/ 30 September 2021 Concord Grape Juice A picture of the juice made. Notice the texture. The juice has body. It is sweet with no bitternss.

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27 September 2021 Concord Grapes (Processing)

27 September 2021 Concord Grapes Picked 180 pounds of Concord grapes from a commercial grower for 20 d0llrs per bushel. Quantity was 4.5 bushels. A full bushel weighs 40 pounds. These will be procesed into juice about 2 pounds of … Continue reading

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26 September 2021 Asimina triloba (Paw Paw) First Fruit

https://durgan.org/2021/September%202021/26%20September%202021%20Asimina%20triloba%20(Paw%20Paw)%20First%20Fruit_/HTML/ 26 September 2021 Asimina triloba (Paw Paw) First Fruit Inspecting one tree and shaking a limb one fruit hit the ground. I ate it nd found it very delicious. I describe the taste as a custard, since it follows … Continue reading

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23 September 2021 Asimina triloba (Paw Paw)

https://durgan.org/2021/September%202021/23%20September%202021%20Asimina%20triloba%20(Paw%20Paw)/HTML/ 23 September 2021 Asimina triloba (Paw Paw) There was a May frost which destoyed many of the flowers. Only a few fruit were produced. The fruits shown are not fully ripe. It appears a frost stimulates them and the … Continue reading

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20 September 2021 Marijuana before harvest

https://durgan.org/2021/September%202021/20%20September%202021%20Marijuana%20before%20harvest./HTML/ 20 September 2021 Marijuana before harvest Have been using my small USB camera to study trichomes on mushroom plants. Using trichomes to ascertain best harvest date. My ideal time is when the trichomes have all turned white. All the … Continue reading

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