Square Foot Gardening Forum
[table bgcolor=#000000 height=275][tr][td]

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.


Display results as :


Rechercher Advanced Search

Latest topics
» Sanderson's Urban SFG in Fresno, California
by trolleydriver Today at 3:14 pm

» Northern California & Coastal Valleys - What are you doing this month?
by sanderson Today at 3:04 pm

» Fourth Year SFG in Canada
by trolleydriver Today at 2:44 pm

» SW Ohio (Cincinnati Area)
by yolos Today at 12:12 pm

» Trellis mod
by SQWIB Today at 8:39 am

» Happy Birthday!!
by Dunkinjean Yesterday at 11:42 pm

» Any suggestions on the stump grinding sawdust plus soil?
by No_Such_Reality Yesterday at 7:36 pm

» N&C Midwest—March and Spring is Here!
by farmersgranddaughter Yesterday at 7:30 pm

» How's the Weather Where You're At?
by Scorpio Rising Yesterday at 6:38 pm

» What are you eating from your garden today?
by CapeCoddess Yesterday at 3:09 pm

» New England Mar 2018
by CapeCoddess Yesterday at 12:51 pm

» Powdery Mildew and SoCal Fall Planting
by countrynaturals Yesterday at 12:34 pm

» Boat Gardening
by AtlantaMarie Yesterday at 6:51 am

» How many green beans per square foot?
by Scorpio Rising 3/17/2018, 9:27 pm

» 2018 SFG in Brooks, GA
by yolos 3/17/2018, 8:34 pm

» Comfrey
by sanderson 3/17/2018, 8:21 pm

» Hello from Hagerstown MD
by sanderson 3/17/2018, 6:10 pm

» Horsetail weed
by Kate888 3/17/2018, 3:02 pm

» How much time for gardening?
by Kelejan 3/17/2018, 1:33 pm

» CANADIAN REGION: What are you doing in March 2018
by Kelejan 3/17/2018, 1:12 pm

» A new SFG fan from Texas
by AtlantaMarie 3/17/2018, 7:17 am

» Potatoes: Yes or No?
by AtlantaMarie 3/17/2018, 7:13 am

» Do You Get The SFG Newsletter?
by AtlantaMarie 3/17/2018, 7:05 am

» Modesto, Central Valley, CA...
by AtlantaMarie 3/17/2018, 7:03 am

» has55's R & D Journey
by sanderson 3/16/2018, 3:28 pm

» Hello from Houston
by sanderson 3/16/2018, 3:16 pm

by AtlantaMarie 3/16/2018, 6:40 am

» Can you till Mel's mix?
by sanderson 3/14/2018, 8:44 pm

» SUGA 2018
by countrynaturals 3/14/2018, 12:34 am

» March Avatar: Spring Will Be Here Soon -- Promise!
by yolos 3/13/2018, 9:32 pm


Search SFG Forum

13.52 inches of rain is no math for Mel's Mix

Go down

13.52 inches of rain is no math for Mel's Mix

Post  yosoypanadero on 4/30/2011, 10:34 am

I found this section of a weather article in Cincinnati (Ohio Valley) where I garden - and I smile because I am not a mono-culture, agribusiness-pesticide dependent "farmer"; my raised bed SFG with Mel's Mix - along with a greenhouse - are doing excellent in spite of record setting rain:

The soaking rains have ended for now (I see more coming soon) and the
river is below flood stage but the damage has been done. As we head
into May it’s becoming apparent that agriculture will take a big hit
because of =0&layer[]=1&layer[]=4&timetype=RECENT&loctype=STATE&units=engl&timeframe=last30days&product=observed&loc=conus]saturated soils
that are keeping farm equipment out of the fields, and excessive
moisture that can damage seeds trying to germinate if you did manage to
get them in the ground…and we’re talking about farms from the Ohio
Valley north across much of Ohio, west across all of Indiana, south
across all of Kentucky and then further west into Illinois, Iowa and
Missouri. All of these areas have had flooding and above normal
rainfall in the past month but the Ohio Valley has been hardest hit.

Back to the basics - communal, small scale, and diversified agriculture.


Male Posts : 105
Join date : 2011-03-22
Location : Cincinnati, OH Zone 6b

View user profile

Back to top Go down

Back to top

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