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2012 garden harvest pics.

Postby SONNY » Sat Aug 25, 2012 8:47 pm

here are some of the watermelon kinds that made it to maturity and to the table to become food for hungry folks!

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I think there were several other kinds out there also, but Virginia caught these sneeking out and got proof that were for real! thanks; sonny
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Re: 2012 garden harvest pics.

Postby SONNY » Sat Aug 25, 2012 8:59 pm

This is the sweet corn!

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these pics are during the crop season and harvest!---some good corn this year despite conditions! thanks; sonny
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Re: 2012 garden harvest pics.

Postby SONNY » Sat Aug 25, 2012 9:15 pm

3-bean color, summer squash, and first head of cabbage for this year!

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We have since harvested most of the spuds, all of the sweet corn, eggplants just starting, maters were not much this year for the third year in a row!---we had turnips, the rabi things and a few other odds and ends! ---as bad as the weather was we still did manage to save some of the garden by carrying a lot of water that I hauled in from town on the big tanker! thanks; sonny
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Re: 2012 garden harvest pics.

Postby Buzzard Wing » Mon Aug 27, 2012 8:22 am

I'm jealous Sonny.... but my northern neighbor loaded me up with goodies from their garden!

Gotta love harvest time :D .
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Re: 2012 garden harvest pics.

Postby SONNY » Mon Aug 27, 2012 9:20 pm

More 2012 harvest pics!
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The sweet onions have been harvested and cured for storage---not as big as normal, but very nice clean tasty flavor, so we lucked out on them !
The grapes are for fresh eating,--as they are the kind that you see in the grocery stores, cept these are made to produce smaller berry size but same great sweet flavor!
The bowl of soup is a combo of everything that I could find ready for harvest that day in the gardens!---very tasty too,!
we were fortunate to have been blessed with a nice harvest despite the hot/dry weather!---For the last week we have gotten about 3 to 4 inches of rain, but ground still very dry down deep! thanks; sonny
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Re: 2012 garden harvest pics.

Postby SONNY » Mon Aug 27, 2012 9:49 pm

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Eggplant, different kind of watermelon, and the earlier season pic of one of the tato gardens, (we have two of them) thanks; sonny
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