Monthly Archives: May 2019

11 May 2019 Romaine Lettuce

http://durgan.org/2019/May%202019/11%20May%202019%20Romaine%20Lettuce/HTML/ 11 May 2019 Romaine Lettuce Eight Romaine lettuce were planted in the outdoor garden. These were purchased in a flat and placed in individual pots in the greenhouse to establish strong roots

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11 May 2019 Celery

http://durgan.org/2019/May%202019/11%20May%202019%20Celery/HTML/ 11 May 2019 Celery Four purchased celery seedling were planted. They have been in individual pots in the greenhouse to establish strong roots.

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11 May 2019 Brussels sprouts

http://durgan.org/2019/May%202019/11%20May%202019%20Brussels%20sprouts/HTML/ 11 May 2019 Brussels sprouts Eight Brussels sprouts were purchased and placed in separate containers and grown larger in the greenhouse to establish strong roots. The variety was not apparent. They grow well in my area.

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11 May 2019 Vadalia Onions

http://durgan.org/2019/May%202019/11%20May%202019%20Vadalia%20Onions/HTML/ 11 May 2019 Vadalia Onions Purchased some vadalia onion seedlings and planted a row. These grow well and do not have a bite and can be used in sandwiches sliced without the sting. Another type is Walla Walla but … Continue reading

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10 May 2019 Chickpea Tempeh

http://durgan.org/2019/May%202019/10%20May%202019%20Chickpea%20Tempeh/HTML/ 10 May 2019 Chickpea Tempeh Chickpea tempeh was made. Procedure is routine. Boil for 45 minutes. Cool with water and rub off skins. Cook again for 45 minutes to soften. Cool to ambient about 20C. Add two tablespoons of … Continue reading

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9 May 2019 Potatoes (Planting)

http://durgan.org/2019/May%202019/9%20May%202019%20Potatoes/HTML/ 9 May 2019 Potatoes Forty four potatoes were planted. Thirty two for Winter storage and twelve for use fresh during the Summer. Expected harvest is about 3 to 5 pounds per plant. The type is purchased seed Norland and … Continue reading

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9 May 2019 Haskap (Lonicera caerulea)

http://durgan.org/2019/May%202019/9%20May%202019%20Haskap%20(Lonicera%20caerulea)/HTML/ 9 May 019 Haskap (Lonicera caerulea) My Haskap are in full bloom. I planted a variety about five years ago, not knowing what type would thrive. Last year about five pounds of berries were obtained. Each berry has to … Continue reading

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9 May 2019 Chickpeas (Planting)

http://durgan.org/2019/May%202019/9%20May%202019%20Chickpeas/HTML/ 9 May 2019 Chickpeas Three rows of chickpeas were planted 4 inches spacing, rows 18 inches spacing, about 1.5 inches deep.Peas from bulk barn. About 50 in each row. The rows will be wood chip mulched later. This is … Continue reading

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6 May 2019 Cucamelon (Melothria scabra)

http://durgan.org/2019/May%202019/6%20May%202019%20Cucamelon/HTML/ 6 May 2019 Cucamelon Seeds of the cucamelon were prepared for outdoor planting at the end of May. The seeds were spouted under a damp towel for three days until they sprouted, then placed in pots to get larger … Continue reading

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6 May 2019 Asparagus (2019 season)

http://durgan.org/2019/May%202019/6%20May%202019%20Asparagus/HTML/ 6 May 2019 Asparagus First cutting of 2019 600 grams. Type is Guelph Millennium. ————————————————————————– http://durgan.org/2019/May%202019/10%20May%202019%20Asparagus/HTML/ 10 May 2019 Asparagus Aparagus cut today. 695 grams —————————————————————————– 17 May 2019 Asparagus Cut today 495 Grams http://durgan.org/2019/May%202019/17%20May%202019%20Asparagus/HTML/ 17 May 2019 Asparagus … Continue reading

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