Seedling Sale Success

First and foremost I’d like to thank everyone who came to our 4th annual Heirloom Tomato Seedling Sale.  It was a beautiful day and the garden was bustling with activity for hours.  October has brought us ideal weather for starting seeds and raising young plants so the seedlings looked very bright.  At the beginning . . . → Read More: Seedling Sale Success

Soil Amendments

Preparing of the soil for Fall planting is nearly complete.  We started cutting down cover crops in September and now, after hoeing, raking and hand weeding we are adding the final touches just before planting.  Arugula, a rainbow of radishes, a variety of Asian greens, bush beans, carrots and kohlrabi are among the first . . . → Read More: Soil Amendments

Farm Open House

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Here we are, end of February, peak of the season.  At this time of the year the majority of our crops are doing great because growing conditions are optimum.  There are exceptions of course, and some of them monumental, . . . → Read More: Farm Open House

Saturday Class at the Little Haiti Community Garden

Photo credit: Michelle Kucharczyk

Beautiful Day for a Seedling Sale in Little River

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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Saturday Class at the Little Haiti Community Garden

Gary and Tamara of the Little Haiti Community Garden have been working to create a space that is open and welcoming to the surrounding community.  The Saturday garden classes for neighborhood kids is just one example of their efforts.  I’m teaching some of the classes, including the first one which went really well this . . . → Read More: Saturday Class at the Little Haiti Community Garden

True Summer Spirit at Upper Eastside Farmers Market

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Every Saturday morning at 66th street and Biscayne blvd, at the gate of Legion Park, a small farmers market is thriving even through the hottest months of our Miami summer.  Urban Oasis Project is certainly the center of attention, with a . . . → Read More: True Summer Spirit at Upper Eastside Farmers Market

Outdoor Baking Workshop

A couple of weeks ago I hosted a wood fired baking workshop at the garden.  As is usual this time of year in lovely Miami, the day couldn’t have been more beautiful.  We were a quaint group of girls this particular morning, standing around a counter piled with mixing bowls, flour and other bread . . . → Read More: Outdoor Baking Workshop