Major Garden Sowing & Planting Day

4/26/2021 – Based on the early morning temperature predictions for the next 10 days being in the 60’s and the pepper seedlings in the greenhouse looking really ready, we spent the day in the big garden. The day was great and the late afternoon before the full moon was even better. What was accomplished was: […]

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Trimmed the Azaleas & Camellia

4/22/2021 – Yesterday we pruned the row of azaleas between the backyard and the barnyard. Today, pruned the camellia and azalea outside the dressing and bedroom room window and the one south of the blueberries. The limbs, piled high, filled the truck and were hauled to the burn pile. We trimmed them a bit lower […]

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Fed the Only Surviving Hibiscus

4/17/2021 – Year before last we had four Hibiscus along the meter/switch-box wall and that winter three of them were killed by the cold temperatures. One survived, came back, and did ok last year. This winter again almost killed it but it has leaves coming up out of the mulch. Researching what to feed a […]

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Sowed G90 Corn

3/20/2021 – Sowed 9 rows of G90 corn in the south half next to the pecan trees. Tried a different plan to prepare the row based on what worked well last year. The plan was as follows. Soil has been plowed and disked to level. Used a middle buster plow in the cultivator to open […]

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