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Post  Goosegirl on 1/3/2015, 7:22 am

So, fellow lots o 's, have you ordered your seeds yet? If you are new to the region, remember that you need to order seeds and plants well ahead of planting season, otherwise our temperate and tropical gardener friends may have already cleaned out the supply of that one special variety that you absolutely MUST have in your garden!

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COMPOSTING:  The only time 'Garbage In' does not equal 'Garbage Out'!

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Post  llama momma on 1/3/2015, 7:32 am


Thank you, that was just the little kick I needed to hear.  Shocked
I received all the catalogs and didn't give a thought to gardeners in warmer places probably ordering like mad already.

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Re: N&C Midwest January 2015

Post  AtlantaMarie on 1/3/2015, 8:51 pm

Would WE do that...?  Twisted Evil

Gee, we're sorry....  Laughing

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Post  llama momma on 1/3/2015, 10:26 pm

rofl I think I hear a little tone in that post...come here, no come a little closer..Ready?


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Re: N&C Midwest January 2015

Post  Goosegirl on 1/4/2015, 12:18 am

@AtlantaMarie wrote:Would WE do that...?  Twisted Evil

Gee, we're sorry....  Laughing

Ah, such sincerity! tongue rofl
I have already received my TomatoFest and Baker Creek orders. Neener neener! You will have to short some other unsuspecting lots o

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Post  sanderson on 1/4/2015, 4:04 am

-11*F? Holy cow Goosegirl.

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Re: N&C Midwest January 2015

Post  AtlantaMarie on 1/4/2015, 7:04 am

GG - I guess you're suggesting that I need to work on that a bit, huh... Wink


And, thanks a lot, LLM!  Just what I need to start my day... a smack upside the head!

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Post  Goosegirl on 1/4/2015, 10:13 am

@sanderson wrote:-11*F?  Holy cow Goosegirl.

Currently -30 windchill, with snow coming tomorrow. So you can see why we Arcticans could temporarily forget about the race to order seeds before they are all sold out for the season! Very Happy

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Post  Goosegirl on 1/4/2015, 10:15 am

@AtlantaMarie wrote:GG - I guess you're suggesting that I need to work on that a bit, huh... Wink

rofl rofl rofl

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Post  Kelejan on 1/4/2015, 10:41 am

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And, thanks a lot, LLM!  Just what I need to start my day... a smack upside the head!
Just a virtual smack.  Doesn't hurt.

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Re: N&C Midwest January 2015

Post  AtlantaMarie on 1/6/2015, 8:32 am

Good thing...  Wink

But we ARE talking about my head.  That's probly the safest place to smack me since it's so hard, lol!

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Re: N&C Midwest January 2015

Post  R&R 1011 on 1/7/2015, 12:43 pm

Ha, the real question is do I need more seeds?

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Re: N&C Midwest January 2015

Post  Goosegirl on 1/7/2015, 6:28 pm

R&R 1011 wrote:Ha, the real question is do I need more seeds?

blush thinking silly me drooling

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Post  AtlantaMarie on 1/7/2015, 8:36 pm



What's THAT got to do w/ anything??!!  I know I don't NEED any more. 

But does that stop me?  Wink

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Post  Goosegirl on 1/8/2015, 7:21 am

Never may that happen!!! sunny

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Re: N&C Midwest January 2015

Post  jmsieglaff on 1/10/2015, 10:07 am

After this week's weather, sowing onion and leek seeds inside will be extra enjoyable today.   Hot pepper seeds will follow in a week or so.

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Re: N&C Midwest January 2015

Post  landarch on 2/3/2015, 8:38 pm

yep, my orders from Baker Creek and Tomato Growers Supply just came in....and gearing up to start broccoli, cauliflower, and cabbage seeds indoors.

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Re: N&C Midwest January 2015

Post  R&R 1011 on 2/4/2015, 1:50 am

Im behind and need to order!  I am seed swapping with a couple people on FB.  Oh and started my onions.  I may have started some pepper seeds a bit early to get a head start...

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Re: N&C Midwest January 2015

Post  herblover on 2/6/2015, 2:38 pm

I saw a sign of spring today!  Definitely reddish buds on our red maple tree!  And if Mother Nature is incredibly kind to me i can plant the first planting of lettuce in just over a month!

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Re: N&C Midwest January 2015

Post  llama momma on 2/6/2015, 3:30 pm

Herblover after I saw your post I had to get my binoculars to see what my autumn blaze maples are doing.  There are red buds on mine too  : )

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