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Garden Kickoff

The new season is here. We cleared much of the garden on Saturday and emptied the compost bins. I did hours of digging and was very stiff in my back and arms the next day. (Need to toughen up.) Today I planted seeds in pots with some helpers. The only catastrophe was when Mr. Three decided to walk through the pots and stepped into one of them tipping out contents. As I said to Philip, it was a great patience building project for me. We probably planted 400+ seeds. The seeds planted were zucchini, pepper, cabbage, broccoli, thyme, origanum, onion, sage.

Compost bins emptied and repositioned
Compost bins emptied and repositioned
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A truck load of pig manure arrived today from a Greendale pig farm.
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We are enjoying the winter cauliflowers from the greenhouse at the moment.
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Helpers who planted seeds. Joey helped too but did not want to be in the photo.
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Married, former nurse, 11 children, homeschooling, Christian, 45y, like gardening, sewing, music making, art and craft, teaching children to read

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