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To Do List – 6th week

1. Finish planting potatoes – one week past window. 2. Start tomatoes and peppers – one week past window. 3. Plant corn – five weeks left in window. 4. Plant common beans – 11 weeks left in window. Advertisements

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9/18/12 – 16th day of Early Fall

Decided to work in the garden today. Plenty of green tomatoes, might have to find a use for them if they don’t ripen. I don’t think there will be any okra this year. Just not enough time or heat left.

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21st day of Late Summer (8/23/12)

Animals: One egg from the red coop, three from the white. Garden: Half Runner beans have flowers. No flowers on the Dwarf Horticultural but they have pods forming. Picked a handful of soybeans, mostly Black Jet. Still haven’t seen any

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8/16/12 – 14th day of Late Summer

Animals: Two eggs from the red coop, one from the white. Garden: Watered the vegetable plot. Back up to 100 gallons. Picked a handful of soybeans. None of the cowpeas pods have seeds yet, but the are flowering a lot

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7/31/12 – 28th day of Middle Summer

Garden: Gathered a handful of soybeans. The Black Jet soybeans seem to be maturing already while the Green Envy aren’t. Only a couple of dry beans today. The Dwarf Horticultural beans are dealing with the heat and drought better then

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7/19/12 – 16th of Middle Summer

Purchases for today: rabbit feed – $13.99/50lb, chicken feed – $13.99/50lb, and oyster shell – $9.99/50lb. Three eggs today. From the same pen as yesterday. Need to think about what to do with the other pen. I know the chickens

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7/15/12 – 12th of Middle Summer

Hauled about 50 gallons of water to the legume patch today. Seems like a lot, but I doubt that I really watered them that well. No beans on the Half Runners but they are setting flowers again. Harvested a handful

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