October 2011

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A Bumper Crop of Chard

October 30, 2011

Mild summers can be kind to vegetable gardens. Whilst our tomatoes and melons never quite reached their full potential this year, our greens and strawberries thrived. We tented our Swiss chard under an awning of black landscape fabric and have been able to pluck fresh, unburned leaves all summer long.  I try to pick the […]

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