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Sakura-cherries, snap peas, onions, and garlic…

  I had planted two sakura-cherry trees years ago…One tree had been giving fruits for the past three years or so, while the other tree is still fruitless… The cherries are just about one centimeter across, not too big… But … Continue reading

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Aliums, roots… and the Versatile Blogger award

We prefer red onions to the white ones… This year’s harvest brought us (only) about 2 kilograms of onions…  Yet another ‘indicator’ that there is still a lot for this ‘farmer’ to learn…   A mini-teeny 2 kilograms really does … Continue reading


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Greens, beans, roots, etc…

Am very happy with the goings-on at the potager…  We have a lot of spinach this season…  and they are flourishing… we harvest and eat them whole, roots included… Planted this sole celery in April… Didn’t get to eat much … Continue reading

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Potager Y on a hot, humid summer’s day…

Been really busy with work lately…. It is during times like this when I ask myself, ‘now why didn’t I choose to become a full time farmer?’… I have full freedom to decide how I want to work, when I … Continue reading

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Nanking cherry, onions, geranium, loquats… for Theanne

I would like to dedicate this post to Theanne… who at this moment, is feeling a little down… thinking about the second year of her beloved husband’s passing… I hope this little post of the red, red cherries in Japan… … Continue reading

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