Sunday volunteers 26 May

IMG_2884Another clear warm autumn day in the mountains…

Today we started by repairing some more of the clay oven with an additional render layer on the main oven door space to harden it up for rain and other adverse weather – which has been plentiful the last few weeks.


While that was being done others moved into weeding and removing blackberry.

IMG_2893 IMG_2894

The central vegetable gardens are repopulating well and crops like the salad greens, kale, garlic, broad beans, snow peas and bush peas are progressing well.

IMG_2891 IMG_2890 IMG_2889 IMG_2888 IMG_2887 IMG_2886

The cut flower garden is recovering from our cleanup from last week.


And then we moved onto cleaning up and rejuvenating the new beds that had been growing squash over this summer. The soil is starting to develop a nice structure and after a winter crop of legumes will likely be ready to grow some more adventurous and hungry crops in the spring.



Thanks to all who came to day to help out. 🙂

I will be taking a break for a while from running the Sunday Sessions. Happy gardening!


Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: Logo

You are commenting using your account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s