The glorious spring weather propels the season forward and we struggle to keep up with nature's beck and call.  This last week the bees have been sitting out on their porch like it was August.  I can tell they are getting restless and want to expand their numbers.  If you are a beekeeper you are supposed to do something [...]

Tomato Futures

I invested in tomato futures this week end.  Ellen and I rode our bikes to Saturday Market and I returned with the panniers filled with a dozen tomato plants.  There are so many varieties of tomatoes that I'm always sure to find something new and different.  This year I returned with Pineapple, Brandywine, Isis Candy, Black Plum, and Tula, [...]