Monday, April 7, 2014

Whats Happen Country Taste Farm

Is this Spring My Hopes are up!! So i think spring is here therefore We begin with High Tunnel #1 Preplant preparation. Tilling the Soil, adding some organic matter, we are adding peat , and we will disinfect the entier area including soil with "Oxidate"

Oxidate® 2.0 (OG) - 2.5 Gal.

Product ID: 9719

Hydrogen dioxide for field crop or greenhouse use.
A peroxide-based treatment for the prevention and control of plant pathogens in field-grown crops and commercial greenhouses. Broadly labeled for use as a pre-plant dip, soil drench, foliar treatment, and surface disinfectant. Alternate use with copper fungicide helps prevent development of tolerant strains of bacteria and fungi.
Product Symbols:
OMRI (Organic Materials Review Institute) Approved   Organic Seeds and Supplies   Organic Listed.
Finally we will install the Drip Tape and place plastic Mulch for weed control; we will not use plastic mulch for Arugula, Spinach, and Bunching Onions. In just 2 weeks we will seed Arugula, Spinach, and Bunching Onions. We will be setting lettuce transplant also.
 While I was Tilling I found some nice earth Worms, great for the soil. But I found some weed already Dandelions, and Burning Nettles I guess it was not cold enough to kill them last winter LOL.
"Know Your Farmer Know Your Food"
It was 118 before i turned on the fan

Is your home garden ready to till

Earth Worms lets go fishing

Burning Nettles

The good old Sears Tiller

Dandelion Every ones favorite