Month: December 2012

Winter gardening

I’ve just finished reading a great book on winter gardening(thanks Brynn!)by Eliot Coleman.  The basic premise is this: most of the United States is south of the 44th parallel.  If you were to look at where this is you’ll see that the majority of Europe is further north than we are in the U.S.  But [Continue]

Brussel sprouts

Here’s a little something for you snow SFG’ers.  Toward the end of this past years growing season I wanted to plant brussel sprouts.  I purposely waited until later because I’ve had so much trouble growing it in the spring and summer.  The problem in the past has been the white butterfly. So I thought to [Continue]