Monday, January 9, 2017

First tomatoe of summer!

Hey there!
Our garden is growing great this year, and we have had our first tomatoe.  (Obviously grown in the polytunnel, a bit early for out side tomatoes around these parts!


Also picking zuchinni, cucumbers, basil and shortly capsicums.

Many hours have been spent working the garden this spring/summer, and alot of money spent in irrigation.


Hoping you, dear reader, have had a lovely holiday season, celebrating in what ever way suits you.  For us its such a busy time of year, we mostly focus on catching up with family.  And now its to look forward to what 2017 will bring for us.

All the best!


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  2. Sounds like your garden is being very productive... we have been busy picking tomatoes, zucchini, cucumbers, corn and now lifting potatoes, I have also been very busy canning, do you can any of your produce? All the best for 2017.

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    1. I had meant to answer this sooner, sorry Julie. I do lots of preserving, but I haven't tried pressure canning yet, just water bath. I am hoping to buy a pressure canner this winter to play around with, so that I can preserve stuff like sweet corn next year. Its been a bumper harvest here, mind you there has been A LOT of work put into it. Sounds like your garden is going well too!

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