Harvest Smarts – Squash, Pumpkin + Kumara

Please be patient my gardening friends! Don’t rush to harvest your squash and pumpkins. For sure, they look ready on the outside – but inside there’s still work to be done. The longer you leave them on the vine the deeper and richer the flesh gets. The Quest For Sweet Squash and Pumpkins I turned […]

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 […]