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Post  Jay Bird on 4/14/2011, 1:32 pm


Tom plants in the greenhouse



Waiting to Ripen


An Early start




Zucchinin


Peppers and herbs



Cucumbers suffered a little due to some cold nights



Chicken proof storage for the sale plants


Store front gets a new covered deck this weekend with rocking chairs and checker board



Yard Art , we will replace pots with SFG boxes when I find a way to keep the chickens out
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Post  Ha-v-v on 4/14/2011, 1:40 pm

You deserve the bragging rights !! I was just showing my husband Smile and when we got to the yard art Jeff says "thats a farm all". He liked it Smile
Congrats on all your hard work !!
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Post  FarmerValerie on 4/14/2011, 1:42 pm

Stand up and take a bow!!!! cheers



Ha-v-v, that's what I'm on in my picture. It still runs, but I would love to decorate it, seasonally, including Christmas lights..... Hubby and Father-in-Law (owner of the tractor) would kill me.
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Post  Ha-v-v on 4/14/2011, 1:47 pm

FarmerValerie, if the tractors running Smile, its still a functional tool Smile They just dont want to un-decorate to work Smile
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Post  cienfuegos on 4/14/2011, 1:55 pm

your garden is beautiful. congratulations. I can only wish I had that much space. I gotta start saving my pennies for some land.

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Post  staf74 on 4/14/2011, 2:59 pm

That really does deserve a tip of the hat. Super work Jay !!!

Very impressive and a large array of crops. Hopefully you can start making some well earned $$$ back on your investments.

Keep us all posted on your harvests pls Very Happy
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Post  acara on 4/14/2011, 3:47 pm

11th commandment .....Thou shalt not covet another mans tomatoes....


Forgive me brother Jay, for I have sinned against you Very Happy

.... off to confession I go
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Post  Blackrose on 4/14/2011, 4:02 pm

funny post lol!
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Post  staf74 on 4/14/2011, 4:35 pm

Acara,

I've just spat coffee over my computer screen thanks to your antics...

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Post  FarmerValerie on 4/14/2011, 4:41 pm

@staf74 wrote:Acara,

I've just spat coffee over my computer screen thanks to your antics...


I once had to clean mashed taters off of my screen, I spewed them all over laughing at something I was reading.

Acara, I often wondered if Cain was looking over his brother's fence and got jealous...
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Post  scubadoo on 4/14/2011, 11:39 pm

Love the garden AND the yard art! Just Beautiful!!
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Post  shannon1 on 4/14/2011, 11:46 pm

You just go ahead and brag brother you have every right to.
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Post  FarmerValerie on 4/15/2011, 8:30 am

JayBird, how did you and your garden fair during last nights storms, everything okay?
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Post  Jay Bird on 4/15/2011, 1:53 pm

Just got some needed rain looks like I was far enough south to miss the bad part,,



Here is the first ripe tom,, would frame it if I could , arguing with the LW about eating it. I want to eat it now cause I like the firm pink ones , she wants to wait until its really ripe red.

I bet she gets her way!
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Post  Lavender Debs on 4/15/2011, 1:57 pm

Who is Tom and what is that pink thing next to the phone?

Debs....well done!
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Post  acara on 4/15/2011, 2:11 pm

@Jay Bird wrote:Just got some needed rain looks like I was far enough south to miss the bad part,,



Here is the first ripe tom,, would frame it if I could , arguing with the LW about eating it. I want to eat it now cause I like the firm pink ones , she wants to wait until its really ripe red.

I bet she gets her way!


Drool, Drool, Drool ......

Oh the things I could do with that & some bacon and mayo ..... mmmmmmmm

Congrats ...thats a beaut!!!
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Post  Jay Bird on 4/15/2011, 2:11 pm

That pink thing is a 11 oz Trust Beefsteak had to post a pic so everyone would believe me,,It may have gone to a full 12 oz's If I would have left it on the vine,, I did learn an interesting fact searching the web about what makes tom's start to ripen.
There are gobs of people talking about temps and water and fertilyzer but the best data I found was a statement that toms wont start to turn until 5 - 6 truss's have set fruit, DUH that makes so much sense ,, we have 3 or 4 more turning as I type so I think the game is on, gotta get my harvesting buckets down off the shelf.
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