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Post  ishootaction on 10/20/2011, 1:30 pm

Just an update on my SFG






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Post  ishootaction on 10/20/2011, 1:35 pm


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Post  RoOsTeR on 10/20/2011, 1:51 pm

Looks outstanding. I am sooo ready for spring lol.bounce

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Post  ishootaction on 10/20/2011, 2:00 pm

This is my first time at gardening so I really don't know what is going on. Just kind of winging it. I am a little concered about the 100* temps we have been having. My tomatos and snow peas ain't doing so good. Hopefully they will bounce back. I think I might be watering to much also. What a Face

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Post  ishootaction on 10/20/2011, 2:01 pm

ohhh Yeah and THANKS! nKedrOoStEr I love you

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Post  stripesmom on 10/21/2011, 11:36 am

It looks great. You may hear or read that you can't over water, as long as you have good drainage in the bottom of your box. I watered by hand and each square-when the plants were small-got 16 oz of water a day. If it was over 100, I'd water twice a day, the same amount. When they got bigger, each square got 2 16 oz cups of water.

I was wondering if your providing shade? When the plants are small and it's 100 out, shade in the hottest part of the day will help to keep them from burning up. I had to shade my peppers, actually almost every thing, most of the summer, we had a long stretch of 100 degree days.

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Post  ishootaction on 10/21/2011, 1:19 pm

Thanks..... I keep thinking OK already it is going to cool off now. But it hasn't. Soon as I put up the shade it will freeze....lol Still learning.

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Post  staf74 on 10/30/2011, 11:16 pm

Love it ISH !!!

Especially cool grids also. Everything looks very healthy.

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Post  middlemamma on 10/31/2011, 1:35 am

I can't even imagine living in Yuma. I lived in Prescott AZ for 13 years and that was hot enough for me. However your winter will allow you to garden and enjoy where as mine will be under the snow!

Good luck, learning is part of the process...enjoy! HAVE FUN! It looks like you are off to an awesome start.

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