Tag: planning

2019 Edible Garden Map

2019 Edible Garden Map

Here’s the final plan for the edible garden this year. Tomatoes, melons, & cucumbers will be string trellised. Most of the warm-season crops will mulched with black plastic, and grown under clear plastic hoop houses until mid-July.

What We’re Growing This Year

What We’re Growing This Year

Last year was our second full year at Half Full Farm with a dedicated edible garden space. We have a total of twelve 4’ x 8’ rasied beds behind high fencing, along with our beehives – which, so far, has managed to keep the bears […]

How To Plan Garden Crop Rotations

How To Plan Garden Crop Rotations

Garden crop rotation is an easy bit of insurance to buy in your home edible garden. “Rotation” in this context means not growing the same family of crops in the same spot year after year, instead moving the location each season to prevent the buildup […]

What We’re Growing in the Garden This Year

What We’re Growing in the Garden This Year

January means one thing: garden planning! Building an annual garden plan starts with making a list of what we’re growing in the garden this year. So over the weekend, we cracked open our seed vault  – which sounds impressive, but is in fact a ziplock […]