Graduation! 🎓

Yesterday was a BIG day! Along with six of my classmates, I have completed the Environmental Horticulture Program at Lake Washington Institute of Technology. Woot! Woot! This is an intensive HANDS ON program that covers a multitude of important topics, so many that it is difficult to cover them here. So I won’t. Put it this…

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Time Flies…

when you are having fun AND working hard! I cannot believe that I have not posted anything in nearly a year. Where has the time gone? Well, let me tell you. This last year has been a whorl wind. It flew by so quickly that I cannot believe that I will be graduating in just…

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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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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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