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Post  Josh on 8/7/2010, 1:03 pm

My dad woke me up this morning,asked me if I wanted to go golfing with him,I thought I just wanted to sleep late so I told him no,he told me if I stayed home I would need to do some work my mom wanted done in the SFGs (how much work could that be) so I said ok,what seemed like only seconds later my I hear my mom saying...get up...GET UP...she has me go out and prune,pull up old vines and plants,it's a mess out there!
I have to rake it all up,add new compost and get ready to plant for the fall crop.....
I should have gone golfing!


If I ever get it all cleaned up I'll post a picture.
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Post  boffer on 8/7/2010, 1:06 pm

Are you sure it's OK that you're posting these kinds of pictures of your "showcase" gardens! Very Happy
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Post  Chopper on 8/7/2010, 1:18 pm

That'll learn ya! LOL.

I am thinking the same thing. I may have to do some actual WORK in the garden today. Geeesh!

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Post  Josh on 8/7/2010, 7:38 pm

I'm STILL working on it
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Post  Megan on 8/7/2010, 8:52 pm

Welcome to farming, Josh. Even with SFG, sometimes it really is WORK! Very Happy

I just spent the better part of two hours shucking beans... and I still don't have enough to make a big pot of baked beans. *sulking noises* Smile

I just discovered that my limas have cross-connected to the tomato trellis. This means that working around in there has just become much more difficult. I may have to become a contortionist again.
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Post  Josh on 8/8/2010, 9:45 am

Does it look better now?

Planted the fall crops,cabbage,peas,Swiss chard,Chinese cabbage,turnips,radish,cucumber,beets,brussel sprouts and bush beans.

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Post  camprn on 8/8/2010, 12:13 pm

@Josh wrote:Does it look better now?
BEAUTIFUL! okay
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Post  moosedroppings on 8/8/2010, 6:29 pm

Looks horrible Josh

Just kidding...now come do mine
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Post  Wyldflower on 8/8/2010, 8:37 pm

you did a wonderful job, as always, Josh! Thanks for posting the 'before' pictures so that I don't have to feel so guilty about how my garden looks!
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