March In The Vegie Patch

Clear starry nights, cool, dewy mornings and that special golden hue in the evening sky are all signs that Autumn is moving in. Those cool mornings and nights slowly begin to cool the soil, which in turn slows soil life + plant growth. May plantings take much longer to mature than April plantings, taking longer […]

How To Harvest Kumara

Such a good kumara growing summer … all those long hot days. My crop’s been in for 130 days (somewhere in that 120 – 150 days is ideal), and the tubers feel nice and fat beneath the soil. It’s time to harvest! Don’t go leaving it till the leaves yellow, set your store instead in […]