Tag: planning

Candlemas Day Proverb

“Half your wood and half your hay you must have on Candlemas Day.” The above is a bit of folk wisdom that’s spot-on. For traditional agrarian people, February 2nd, marks the mid-point of winter in terms of weather. Today is exactly the half-way point from the winter solstice to the first day of spring. For…

Choosing A Vegetable Garden Location

Building Is Shading The Garden In The Afternoon

There are as many opinions about vegetable gardens as there are gardeners. Often new gardeners are confused by all the different information and advice. But the fact of the matter is vegetable gardening just isn’t that complicated. All that is needed to grow good vegetables is a dose of old-fashion common sense, some planning ahead,…