Tag Archives: pests

I Formally Surrender

Two straight weeks of over 100 degrees have done what the bugs did every year before and wiped out every last squash plant in the garden. I did get a total of four very nice and quite delicous yellow squash. … Continue reading

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Two Squash and Counting

With that image I have now had the most successful harvest ever of squash. Two. But hey, it is a small victory and with the way things are going this year I am going to be that coworker unloading bags … Continue reading

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Let the bug inspections begin

After everything that happened to the garlic this year, I still harvested about 15 medium sized bulbs. Since I had been prepared for none it seems to have worked out. Of course it could have been more than 30 large … Continue reading

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The first of many problems to come

Two days after planting my arugula seeds one of the dogs decided they were in the perfect place for a nap and proceeded to dig a nice big hole to sleep in. So now I get to replant the arugula … Continue reading

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