Another Day Another Dibble…

Today was another good day at school and in the greenhouse. I’ll be the first to admit the irony of me being in a horticulture program… Me, who up until two weeks ago, hadn’t grown anything in YEARS! I am learning a whole new vocabulary and thankfully I am learning this in a very safe…

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Cropping Assignment Progress… And other stuff

Well, I am happy to report that my seeds germinated… Yeah me!!! In the first week after germination they are doing well. I keep a daily written and photo log to track their progress and in the next few weeks I’ll be adding two more crops to my daily activities. My work is more detailed…

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Germination Success

I was hoping this is what I would see when I returned to school this morning… I actually felt a bit giddy seeing that my little seeds had germinated and were popping their heads above the soil. They should be ready to transplant by early next week at the rate they are growing. It was…

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Winter Quarter Cropping Assignments

Well, its official, I have my cropping assignments for this quarter. I am pretty nervous about them… Not sure that mine are going to turn out this pretty, we’ll see in about 14 weeks. Just in time for the Summer Plant Sale at school. Our assignment includes researching each crop and growing it from seed…

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