Who thought to grow PEANUTS!!!

Hey again! SO we are into winter very officially….but the best part is NO SNOW! This may be my favorite winter yet! But since we are in winter and not much is growing, I thought I would do a throw back post that should have been done this fall about PEANUTS! Continue reading “Who thought to grow PEANUTS!!!”

New Crop 2015: Flax

Every year we try at least one new crop, since we are just starting out. This year we decided to try our hand at flax, for seed. You can also grow flax for its fiber, but this requires a balancing act between when you can harvest the stalks for fiber and still have the most seed pods mature. I ordered my flax seed through Baker Creek Heirloom Seeds. I got about 100 seeds. The variety I ordered was an annual, meaning it will only come up this year. Continue reading “New Crop 2015: Flax”