Garden Tour: Late July 2012

3 Aug
by Deanne

A lot has happened since we shared our last garden tour. We decided to close our restaurant but not our building or business.  A big reason to stay in this little patch of the world is our raised-bed garden and mini-orchard. We plan to figure out how to use the space to promote healthy cooking and eating.  So far, we’ve used the vegetables we’ve grown for FarmerChef specials.

Photo of Garden

Last month the onions were showing their shoulders. Now they are drying out in the hot summer sun.

Photo of onions drying

When you provide the right environment, plants just do their thing.  Here we corralled our tomato plants to contain their stellar growth.

Photo of Tomatoes

The sun has been hot, just what it takes to grow summer squash.

Photo of Summer Squash

How’s your garden looking?

(Another BIG thanks to Luke for taking the photos.)

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