Square Foot Gardening Forum

Hello Guest!
Welcome to the official Square Foot Gardening Forum.
There's lots to learn here by reading as a guest. However, if you become a member (it's free, ad free and spam-free) you'll have access to our large vermiculite databases, our seed exchange spreadsheets, Mel's Mix calculator, and many more members' pictures in the Gallery. Enjoy.


Search
 
 

Display results as :
 

 


Rechercher Advanced Search

Latest topics
» CANADIAN REGION: What are you doing December 2016
by sanderson Today at 10:27 pm

» Gardening in Central Pennsylvania
by BeetlesPerSqFt Today at 10:05 pm

» Winter Reading, Anyone?
by Scorpio Rising Today at 9:02 pm

» Anyone out there tried crosne tubers?
by Scorpio Rising Today at 8:49 pm

» Sprouted Onion Question
by AtlantaMarie Today at 8:45 pm

» N&C Midwest: December 2016
by Scorpio Rising Today at 7:37 pm

» California's Drought
by sanderson Today at 6:11 pm

» Northern California & Coastal Valleys - What are you doing this month?
by sanderson Today at 6:07 pm

» 2016 SFG in Brooks, Ga
by sanderson Today at 6:00 pm

» Greenhouse dreams
by sanderson Today at 5:58 pm

» New England, December 2016
by CapeCoddess Today at 5:49 pm

» What are you eating from your garden today?
by plantoid Today at 5:47 pm

» CHALLENGE - Smallest possible footprint
by BeetlesPerSqFt Today at 5:05 pm

» Butterfly Junction
by countrynaturals Today at 4:56 pm

» 1,000 worms on their way....
by llama momma Today at 2:16 pm

» Garbanzo (Chickpeas, Cicer arietinum) and Kidney Beans
by llama momma Today at 1:59 pm

» Tomato Tuesday 2016
by Ginger Blue Today at 1:57 pm

» New Member
by AtlantaMarie Today at 7:29 am

» 1st Seed Catalog Arrived :)
by AtlantaMarie Today at 7:24 am

» Calcium and Magnesium Deficiency
by sanderson Today at 2:14 am

» Happy Birthday!!
by Scorpio Rising Yesterday at 9:29 pm

» Facebook - SFG Foundation postings
by sanderson Yesterday at 12:32 pm

» Mid-South: December 2016
by AtlantaMarie Yesterday at 7:40 am

» Second Year SFG in Canada
by sanderson Yesterday at 4:16 am

» TrolleyDriver's Compost Thermometer
by trolleydriver 12/8/2016, 5:21 pm

» Holy snow Batman!
by donnainzone5 12/8/2016, 12:13 pm

» Garlic: Freeze, thaw, and heave
by camprn 12/8/2016, 7:05 am

» GF Collard Greens, Kale Recipes
by BeetlesPerSqFt 12/7/2016, 12:49 pm

» Bon fires on the Levee
by Cajun Cappy 12/6/2016, 12:17 pm

» Mid-Atl - Dec 2016 - Seed Catalog ?
by Scorpio Rising 12/5/2016, 10:24 pm

Google

Search SFG Forum

What are you eating from your garden today?

Page 4 of 41 Previous  1, 2, 3, 4, 5 ... 22 ... 41  Next

View previous topic View next topic Go down

Re: What are you eating from your garden today?

Post  plantoid on 12/1/2014, 10:15 am

Bit on the small side , he should have used ANSFG instead  .

plantoid

Male Posts : 3638
Join date : 2011-11-09
Age : 65

View user profile

Back to top Go down

Re: What are you eating from your garden today?

Post  sanderson on 12/1/2014, 12:06 pm

lol!

sanderson

Forum Administrator

Female Posts : 12308
Join date : 2013-04-21
Age : 68
Location : Fresno CA Zone 8-9

View user profile

Back to top Go down

Re: What are you eating from your garden today?

Post  Kelejan on 12/1/2014, 3:57 pm

Being English born and bred I know what marrows are. If anyone watches the British soap Coronation Street, you will know that Deirdre often cooks stuffed marrow, it is one of her signature recipes and always gets a laugh from members of the Corrie Guest Book.

Kelejan

Female Posts : 4510
Join date : 2011-04-24
Age : 81
Location : Castlegar, British Columbia

View user profile http://www.castlegarinkspot.ca

Back to top Go down

Re: What are you eating from your garden today?

Post  camprn on 12/1/2014, 9:33 pm

Frozen kale, stored purple potatoes and garlic.

____________________________

40 years a gardener and going strong with SFG.
http://squarefoot.creatingforum.com/t3574-the-end-of-july-7-weeks-until-frost

There are certain pursuits which, if not wholly poetic and true, do at least suggest a nobler and finer relation to nature than we know. The keeping of bees, for instance. ~ Henry David Thoreau

http://squarefoot.creatingforum.com/t1306-other-gardening-books

Outlander is outstanding!


camprn

Forum Moderator Certified SFG Teacher

Female Posts : 13984
Join date : 2010-03-06
Age : 54
Location : Keene, NH, USA ~ Zone 5a

View user profile http://squarefoot.creatingforum.com/t3574-the-end-of-july-7-week

Back to top Go down

Re: What are you eating from your garden today?

Post  Windmere on 12/1/2014, 10:39 pm

Sungold tomatoes ripening on vines plucked the afternoon before our first hard frost.   They are golden orange, but the flavor is like something you would get from a supermarket.  Most were green when picked...  ah... how big a difference it makes when they are harvested from the live plant!

Windmere

Male Posts : 1425
Join date : 2013-02-26
Age : 47
Location : Fayetteville, GA - Zone 7B - 8A

View user profile

Back to top Go down

Re: What are you eating from your garden today?

Post  sanderson on 12/2/2014, 3:10 am

@Windmere wrote:  ah... how big a difference it makes when they (tomatoes) are harvested from the live plant!
+1

sanderson

Forum Administrator

Female Posts : 12308
Join date : 2013-04-21
Age : 68
Location : Fresno CA Zone 8-9

View user profile

Back to top Go down

Re: What are you eating from your garden today?

Post  audrey.jeanne.roberts on 12/2/2014, 9:22 pm

We had a lovely medley of spaghetti squash (grown by my son-in-law), plum tomatoes, fresh basil and red bell peppers all sauteed together then tossed with spaghetti sauce and freshly grated parmesan cheese. Mmmmmmm... deliciouso!

audrey.jeanne.roberts

Posts : 1866
Join date : 2012-12-07
Location : Central Calif Mtns.

View user profile http://audreyjeanne-roberts.artistwebsites.com

Back to top Go down

Re: What are you eating from your garden today?

Post  Windmere on 12/2/2014, 9:42 pm

@audrey.jeanne.roberts wrote:We had a lovely medley of spaghetti squash (grown by my son-in-law), plum tomatoes, fresh basil and red bell peppers all sauteed together then tossed with spaghetti sauce and freshly grated parmesan cheese.  Mmmmmmm... deliciouso!
That sounds wonderful!!

Windmere

Male Posts : 1425
Join date : 2013-02-26
Age : 47
Location : Fayetteville, GA - Zone 7B - 8A

View user profile

Back to top Go down

Re: What are you eating from your garden today?

Post  brainchasm on 12/5/2014, 9:05 pm

Today?  Well today I just picked this (literally, a few minutes ago).  It's getting sliced up as I type...the first of many (though I'll harvest the rest on Sunday).

1.6oz - not very long, but pretty fat, and delicious (we had a couple days of cold rain that just stopped yesterday).


____________________________

I think my sunflower plant can take me in a fair fight...it's taller than me, and it keeps giving me dirty looks. Shocked

My garden progress:
MyFolia.com - Garden Tracking Community Find more about Weather in Las Vegas, NV

brainchasm

Male Posts : 463
Join date : 2013-02-26
Age : 41
Location : Las Vegas, NV

View user profile

Back to top Go down

Re: What are you eating from your garden today?

Post  sanderson on 12/5/2014, 9:26 pm

Pretty in pink. Good job. Actually looks edible; mine were woody.

sanderson

Forum Administrator

Female Posts : 12308
Join date : 2013-04-21
Age : 68
Location : Fresno CA Zone 8-9

View user profile

Back to top Go down

Re: What are you eating from your garden today?

Post  audrey.jeanne.roberts on 12/5/2014, 11:27 pm

Mmmmm! Looks pretty too - we harvested one and my hubby thought it looked somewhat "x" rated, LOL! Strange shaped little guy but he tasted good.

Tonight we had an AJ original dish made with acorn squash, sauteed onions, and a touch of sauteed Swiss Chard (all from our garden), pureed with a little cream cheese and a pinch of allspice, a few pinches of nutmeg, a touch of sugar and some poultry spice, salt and pepper to taste over pasta.

A freshly picked zucchini sauteed with lemon pepper and it's all SO good!

audrey.jeanne.roberts

Posts : 1866
Join date : 2012-12-07
Location : Central Calif Mtns.

View user profile http://audreyjeanne-roberts.artistwebsites.com

Back to top Go down

Re: What are you eating from your garden today?

Post  Cajun Cappy on 12/6/2014, 1:41 pm

This morning I picked 6 satsuma mandarine oranges and a hand full of green onion tails for the scrambled eggs, our winter greens are just getting big enough to harvest a salad for breakfast, and Our pecans are finishing up.  The bowl of fresh cracked nuts is almost empty and very few wait to be cracked. 

Cajun Cappy

Male Posts : 527
Join date : 2014-12-06
Age : 58
Location : South Louisiana zone 10

View user profile http://cappyandpegody.blogspot.com/

Back to top Go down

Re: What are you eating from your garden today?

Post  camprn on 12/7/2014, 7:46 pm

Green beans and potatoes along with meatloaf stuffed full of garden veggies like peppers onions, garlic, carrots and chopped chard.

____________________________

40 years a gardener and going strong with SFG.
http://squarefoot.creatingforum.com/t3574-the-end-of-july-7-weeks-until-frost

There are certain pursuits which, if not wholly poetic and true, do at least suggest a nobler and finer relation to nature than we know. The keeping of bees, for instance. ~ Henry David Thoreau

http://squarefoot.creatingforum.com/t1306-other-gardening-books

Outlander is outstanding!


camprn

Forum Moderator Certified SFG Teacher

Female Posts : 13984
Join date : 2010-03-06
Age : 54
Location : Keene, NH, USA ~ Zone 5a

View user profile http://squarefoot.creatingforum.com/t3574-the-end-of-july-7-week

Back to top Go down

Re: What are you eating from your garden today?

Post  brainchasm on 12/8/2014, 9:57 pm


There're still more in the ground, but they were smaller, so I figured I'd give them some extra days worth of cool-weather grow time. Smile

____________________________

I think my sunflower plant can take me in a fair fight...it's taller than me, and it keeps giving me dirty looks. Shocked

My garden progress:
MyFolia.com - Garden Tracking Community Find more about Weather in Las Vegas, NV

brainchasm

Male Posts : 463
Join date : 2013-02-26
Age : 41
Location : Las Vegas, NV

View user profile

Back to top Go down

Re: What are you eating from your garden today?

Post  sanderson on 12/9/2014, 12:56 am

Cabbage rolls.  Can't believe we ate almost the whole pan!

sanderson

Forum Administrator

Female Posts : 12308
Join date : 2013-04-21
Age : 68
Location : Fresno CA Zone 8-9

View user profile

Back to top Go down

Re: What are you eating from your garden today?

Post  camprn on 12/9/2014, 7:59 am

French breakfast radish and cabbage rolls. YUMMY!!!

____________________________

40 years a gardener and going strong with SFG.
http://squarefoot.creatingforum.com/t3574-the-end-of-july-7-weeks-until-frost

There are certain pursuits which, if not wholly poetic and true, do at least suggest a nobler and finer relation to nature than we know. The keeping of bees, for instance. ~ Henry David Thoreau

http://squarefoot.creatingforum.com/t1306-other-gardening-books

Outlander is outstanding!


camprn

Forum Moderator Certified SFG Teacher

Female Posts : 13984
Join date : 2010-03-06
Age : 54
Location : Keene, NH, USA ~ Zone 5a

View user profile http://squarefoot.creatingforum.com/t3574-the-end-of-july-7-week

Back to top Go down

Re: What are you eating from your garden today?

Post  martha on 12/9/2014, 10:36 am

Black raspberries from the freezer. It was a wonderful surprise, since I thought they were blueberries, which weren't from my garden.

martha

Female Posts : 2188
Join date : 2010-03-03
Age : 59
Location : Acton, Massachusetts Zone 5b/6a

View user profile

Back to top Go down

Greens

Post  NAR56 on 12/9/2014, 2:52 pm

I picked an ice chest full of Mustard greens and Red Swiss Chard this weekend. I had enough to make two batches. I froze one batch for later, while we eat on the other. Sorry not pictures this time.

Our Broccoli is coming along nicely and we should have some within 3 or 4 weeks. This year I staggered planting 4 broccoli plants every 2 weeks, so all the heads don't mature at the same time. Last year I had 12 heads ready at the same time!

NAR56

Posts : 140
Join date : 2010-07-18
Location : Baton Rouge, LA, Zone 8b

View user profile

Back to top Go down

Re: What are you eating from your garden today?

Post  Cajun Cappy on 12/10/2014, 12:58 pm

We have company today, so this morning I went out and picked a couple huge navel oranges ripe from our tree, and cut them into like 8 wedges that we call orange smilies Smile  Guess ya would call that fresh fruit less than 5 minutes from tree to mouth.  They were so well received I hadda go pick a couple more.

Cajun Cappy

Male Posts : 527
Join date : 2014-12-06
Age : 58
Location : South Louisiana zone 10

View user profile http://cappyandpegody.blogspot.com/

Back to top Go down

Re: What are you eating from your garden today?

Post  sanderson on 12/10/2014, 1:56 pm

Last night, kale and garlic in a ham/potato soup.  Today, first oranges.  A 30 minute drive away there are apple orchards in the foothills.  

sanderson

Forum Administrator

Female Posts : 12308
Join date : 2013-04-21
Age : 68
Location : Fresno CA Zone 8-9

View user profile

Back to top Go down

Re: What are you eating from your garden today?

Post  NAR56 on 12/22/2014, 11:58 am

Getting ready to get our third harvest from our Mustard Greens and Swiss Chard. We have three Broccoli ready from the first planting. My wife has claimed one head for some homemade Broccoli Cheese soup! The second planting will be ready in a few more weeks. The Napa cabbages are coming along nicely as well. Here are a few picture, enjoy.








Merry Christmas Everyone!

Nancy and Ryan

NAR56

Posts : 140
Join date : 2010-07-18
Location : Baton Rouge, LA, Zone 8b

View user profile

Back to top Go down

Re: What are you eating from your garden today?

Post  Marc Iverson on 12/22/2014, 12:16 pm

They look beautiful!

Marc Iverson

Male Posts : 3636
Join date : 2013-07-05
Age : 55
Location : SW Oregon

View user profile

Back to top Go down

Re: What are you eating from your garden today?

Post  sanderson on 12/22/2014, 12:36 pm

@Marc Iverson wrote:They look beautiful!
+1

sanderson

Forum Administrator

Female Posts : 12308
Join date : 2013-04-21
Age : 68
Location : Fresno CA Zone 8-9

View user profile

Back to top Go down

Re: What are you eating from your garden today?

Post  CapeCoddess on 12/22/2014, 5:00 pm

Yummy! Everything looks so fresh and healthy! Can't wait for the oranges to hit the stores. And those radishes are monstrous!

Here I'm still making my daily kale &/or collard smoothies. Still have herbs growing inside, & stored garlic & onions left. But that's about it.

CC

CapeCoddess

Posts : 5382
Join date : 2012-05-20
Age : 60
Location : elbow of the Cape, MA, Zone 6b/7a

View user profile

Back to top Go down

Re: What are you eating from your garden today?

Post  steve638 on 12/22/2014, 10:51 pm

What plants are you growing year round? I have carrots and a lettuce mix going. My Romain keeps growing too, but a rabbit keeps eating it on me.

steve638

Male Posts : 38
Join date : 2014-11-27
Location : Newburgh, IN

View user profile

Back to top Go down

Re: What are you eating from your garden today?

Post  Sponsored content Today at 11:11 pm


Sponsored content


Back to top Go down

Page 4 of 41 Previous  1, 2, 3, 4, 5 ... 22 ... 41  Next

View previous topic View next topic Back to top


 
Permissions in this forum:
You cannot reply to topics in this forum