As some of you may know, and others of you may not, we’re doing a co-garden this year with our friends Dave and MJ. Dave, of Revolutionary Gardens, ordered the seeds. He’s got a great blog about choosing seeds and the politics of gardening on his site, so give it a read.
They arrived today. I am giddy. No, really, I am giddy.
So, in addition to my upside-down tomato plants and a few spare herbs on the deck, UC & I will now be planting, weeding, watering, and harvesting from the co-garden. We’re planning to set up some starter trays in our windows, since we have a plethora of sun all day long.
We really enjoy supporting local farms, but we’ve wanted to be more self-sufficient for a while now. It should save us a good bit of money, especially as we plan on putting much of it by for winter. And, I miss playing in the dirt. Now, if we can just get them going on the plans for the outdoor oven…