1. Trouble in Paradise – Squash and Its Problems

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    October 8, 2012 by frontyardfarm

    Black Beauty Zucchini and Yellow Crookneck Squash . . .just thinking about them, grilled, sautéed or fried makes my mouth …
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  2. Black Valentine Bush Bean . . . and what to do with it.

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    October 5, 2012 by frontyardfarm

    The Black Valentine Bush Bean is one of the first heirloom varieties that I ever grew, back when I lived …
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  3. The Best Laid Plans

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    October 1, 2012 by frontyardfarm

    After planting Bed Four on Sept. 25th we have had a very rainy week.  I guess it’s nature testing the …
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  4. Quick update

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    September 25, 2012 by frontyardfarm

    Yesterday and today were very busy days building, filling and planting the fourth box.  I also have created a new …
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  5. “How to” #2 – Setting up and filling your boxes

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    September 25, 2012 by frontyardfarm

    What you will need for one box Your bottomless raised bed A shovel and a level (if site is not …
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  6. Growing medium for your boxes

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    September 24, 2012 by frontyardfarm

    The two original boxes sat in the garage for about a week.  But then I knew Labor Day weekend was …
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  7. “How to” #1 – The Box

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    September 16, 2012 by frontyardfarm

    Below is a quick outline of how we built our raised bed boxes.  These may not be the fanciest boxes, …
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