Spring 2015 – Everything’s Coming Up Vegetables!

2015 Indoor Seed Planting and Germination Schedule PLANT Germination Period Date Planted/Sprout Date Last Day of Germination Period 1 Broccoli 10-21 days 3/31 4/5 4/20 2 Cabbage 5-7 days 3/31  4/7 4/6 3 Collards 8-12 days 3/31 4/5 4/11 4 Parris Lettuce 7-10 days 3/31  4/6 4/9 5 Livingston Lettuce 7-10 days 3/31 4/5 4/9 6 … Continue reading

Made In Indiana: Husk Sweet Corn (Non-GMO)

During last night’s grocery trip, just as I was about to hit the check out line, I came across a real Indiana treasure in the freezer section at our local Marsh.  Tucked in the corner of the far frozen vegetable case was a neat pile of old-timey looking brown bags lettered in an old-west font: HUSK! … Continue reading

The Garden Is In! Well about 6 weeks ago…

[When I originally posted this blog, it was under another blog (which I have since moved here where it seems more useful for everyone).  I began posting about 6 weeks ago as I started preparing  the garden soil and then planting the seedlings I had raised over the winter (without a grow light, no less!). … Continue reading