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2017 Summer Summary

Despite little news from this blog, we are still busily keeping on.  We’re still gardening, still picking fruit, still trapping raccoons.  Some things just never change. But sometimes things do change.  We’ve been working hard on changes to the house … Continue reading

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Quality of Light

We haven’t devoted much time to work around Johnny’s Garden lately, we’ve spent the better part of the past two weekends building sweat equity with friends and family.  This morning we loaded up and went to Rose’s for a ride, … Continue reading

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A Little Help for our Friends

Don and I spent last weekend at Sunflower River helping to move a large compost pile and plow and level their pasture.   I’ll let them tell you all about it.  Meanwhile, back at Johnny’s Garden we have the ditch cleaned, and irrigation … Continue reading

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Raised Beds

Life at Johnny’s Garden has certainly been a living learning growing experience.  We learn something new all the time which requires an adjustment to the way we think and how we do things.   Who would have known for instance … Continue reading

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Young, straight, attractive male goose looking for female….

Spring is really here now, the forsythia is blooming, the grass is becoming more green everyday and daffodils are everywhere.  Johnny’s Garden is so beautiful, its such a treat to watch mother nature work her magic and make it come … Continue reading

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One Step Closer

We cut down a really large, very dead poplar tree in the back this weekend that had to come down before we could proceed with putting up the fencing for the barnyard.  This brings us one step closer to bringing … Continue reading

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Anticipated Abundance

It looks like we will be rolling in fruit this year, apricots, plums, cherries, apples, even the little nectarine and peach trees look primed to produce like crazy. Most of the fruit is too small yet to get good pictures … Continue reading

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