Category Archives: harvest

Ozark Mountain Garden Autumn Update

Ole’ Jack Frost has finally visited long enough to affect the garden.  We had a good threat of frost last week, so we harvested everything and moved what we could into the greenhouse and covered a few things too.  Due … Continue reading

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Autumn Harvest in Amish Country

Nothing says Autumn more than an Amish wagon loaded down with the fall bounty of pumpkins, squash and gourds, a crisp wind and the crisp autumn leaves falling .  The harvest has been tremendous and the local Amish wagons are … Continue reading

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Autumn Pumpkin Pie made with Heirloom Banana Squash

This year has been full of exciting discoveries in the garden and in the kitchen.  Has anyone ever heard of Heirloom Jumbo Pink Banana Squash?  I never had before this year and what a delightful find!  They are extremely easy … Continue reading

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Tomato Harvest

The weather has finally cooled off here in the Ozarks and we are gladly back to harvesting tomatoes.  The heat through the summer halted much of the production of some varieties, others, like the Arkansas Travelers and the Yellow Pears, … Continue reading

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Seed Packet Picture Drawing Winner

First of all I would like to thank everyone for their valuable opinion and insight about which picture each of you preferred.  The vote was almost unanimous for the third picture on our “Help Me Choose” post.  For everyone that … Continue reading

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Pumpkin and Squash Harvest

It is almost Autumn and here in the Ozarks, the fall harvest has begun.  Even though some corn stalks can still be found drying in the field, most have been harvested for Fall decorations.  Autumn is my favorite time of … Continue reading

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Secret Gift and the Coming of Autumn’s Harvest

After a few weeks of wandering off to secretly work in the shop, my dear husband presented me with this today!  He is so clever and I am very pleased with it!  After weeks of getting back into the swing … Continue reading

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