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SUMMER SOIL BLOCKING

Now that the first summer planting flush is over, it’s time to get started on the second round of planting. Folks often ask us why is our small garden so productive. One of the main reasons is we have successful succession plantings. When one crop goes out, another one comes in.

AND THEY’RE UP!

The tomatoes are up!  Actually they are much bigger than this now, since I’ve had this post in my queue for over a week.  Yeah, my bad.  I’ve been so behind in posting lately, I probably could post 24 hours straight and still have a lot of catching up to do.    You wouldn’t believe [...]

MORE ABOUT SOIL BLOCKS

Fellow traveler, Field of Tansy, shares a review and pictorial of her first soil blocks – looking good! Thanks for the nod – happy soil blocking! Each year on the urban homestead we make thousands of soil blocks using this nifty block maker (which is about 10 years old from my recollections!) Soil blocks are [...]