Monthly Archives: June 2015

Juice Kale Collards Escarole Basil Celery

http://www.durgan.org/2015/June%202015/15%20June%202015%20Juice%20Kale%20Collards%20Escarole%20Basil%20Celery/HTML/ 15 June 2015 Juice Kale Collards Escarole Basil Celery The current vegetables in the garden were made into 20 liters of juice, and pressure canned at 15 PSI for 15 minutes for long term storage at room temperature. Vegetables … Continue reading

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Garlic Scapes

http://www.durgan.org/URL/?JYAFL 14 June 2015 Garlic Scapes. The garlic is at the producing scape stage, which is the curly stem which produces bulbils at the end if allowed to mature.The scapes may be cut off and used at this stage. Also … Continue reading

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Moving Collected Rainwater

http://www.durgan.org/URL/?CFGPT 6 June 2015 Moving Collected Rainwater Rainwater is collected in four barrels, two on each side of the house. They are drained into a dispensing barrel and the water is dipped out and put into a wheelbarrow for moving … Continue reading

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Dame’s Rocket.

http://www.durgan.org/URL/?MHWQP 6 June 2015 Dame’s rocket Hesperis matronalis, Dame’s rocket, is a most pleasant smelling wildflower is not native to NA. It is considered a noxious weed. but this year there are few, since many didn’t survive the severe winter. … Continue reading

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Romaine Lettuce Juicing

http://durgan.org/2015/June%202015/4%20June%202015%20Romaine%20Lettuce%20Juicing/HTML/ 4 June 2015 Romaine Lettuce Juicing Seen mature heads of Romaine Lettuce was made into 9 liters of juice. Seven were pressure canned at 15 PSI for 15 minutes for long term storage.Annotated pictures depict the process.

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Wood Chip Mulch

http://www.durgan.org/URL/?DEALJ June 2015 Wood Chip Mulch Nine cubic yard of wood chip mulch was delivered to my driveway. Cost was $10.00 per yard plus %30.00 delivery charge. This will be sufficient to layer most of my growing area garden about … Continue reading

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Garden 2 June 2015

http://www.durgan.org/URL/?NXIKF 2 June 2015 Garden Pictures of garden 2 June 2015. Season has been cold so far, frost and rabbit damage has been encountered. But optimism prevails and a reasonable harvest is expected.

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