Instead of trying to backtrack and create individual posts of the garden project update as I mentioned in the last “Update” post, I thought I’d just do a quick overview with pictures.
In the original section of the garden, we took out the old raised beds and created two larger ones. I’ve been experimenting with square foot gardening in these new beds.
Next, we utilized the new garden addition for more tomatoes; we doubled (possibly even tripled) our tomato crop from previous years, in addition to beans, squash, peppers, and corn.
After the harsh 2014/15 winter season, here in the Hudson Valley, I was delighted in late April to get the garden prepared for this season’s planting. The day after the clean-up, a freak wind storm hit the area and mother nature took down a large tree that was one week away from being removed. It landed dead…
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