We are 100% planted! Granted it was only about 6 rows of 10 seeds, but with a 6 and a 3 year old it took a bit longer. If real farmers had to “take turns” planting, we’d only be about 2% done around Ohio. (7% is bad enough). As you might be able to tell in the pictures, we used my size twelves to measure how far about we wanted our seeds to be. It’s a complex system, I know.
We applied some seed treatment of fertilizer. Next year we may get a couple of chickens so I don’t have to buy fertilizer in a bag. I thought about contracting it with the big egg farm next door, but I doubt they would deliver it in a bucket.
We have a vigorous weed management program. The sweet corn isn’t roundup ready, but did I mention I have a 6 and 3 year old?… Continue readingRead More »