The Hong Vit Radish microgreens were harvested today. One cutting produced 30 grams of greens. The salad mix will be the next crop ready to harvest. … [Read more...] about First Microgreens Harvested
The first mushrooms were harvested yesterday, August 19. We are harvesting the clump when the edge of the largest mushroom changes from concave (curled downward) to convex (beginning to curl upward or not convex anymore). Once we harvest some more, we will see how they taste in recipes!! … [Read more...] about Mushroom harvest
I checked the oyster mushroom bags this morning and found mushrooms coming out of the bags! I was worried earlier in the week and sent some photos to Lindsey of Field and Forest Products on Tuesday and she said that I would see them soon from the looks of it. She was right!! … [Read more...] about We’ve got mushrooms!
Microgreens were planted in the greenhouse today for the Greenhouse and High Tunnel Workshop Demonstration. Today's planting was a small "trial run" consisting of Mild Micro Mix, Spicy Micro Mix and Hong Vit Radish seed from Johnny's Selected Seed and Chrysanthemum Greens from Kitazawa Seed Co. Microgreens are seedlings of vegetables and herbs that have 2 fully developed … [Read more...] about Microgreens Planted In Greenhouse Today
We planted squash in a field next to the high tunnel in order to include it in the demonstration plantings for the Greenhouse and High Tunnel Workshop. Even though it is not in the greenhouse or high tunnel, we wanted to include it. We heard a presentation at the Great Plains Growers Conference where Blue Hubbard squash was planted at the ends of the rows of other summer squash … [Read more...] about Squash planted in field today