While we were very fortunate to find a piece of property that had never had a structure on it for our market garden, it didn’t mean that the land doesn’t have its problems. Much of the construction debris for building … Continue reading →
April 18, 2017
by admin Comments Off on The Evolution of a Market Garden: Rain Catchment, Phase 1 at Verdigris
Given our organic principals, we naturally chose to collect rainwater at the new market garden. This will help us ecologically as well as economically during the first year of the garden and beyond. When we bought the property we understood … Continue reading →
April 18, 2017
by admin Comments Off on The Evolution of a Market Garden; planting fruit & nut trees at Verdigris
The first step, for us, in creating a market garden is to plant fruit. We feel that adding varied fruit to our garden will differentiate us from other growers in our area. We also wanted to offer varieties of fruit … Continue reading →
April 10, 2017
by admin Comments Off on Ken’s Kitchen Garden: The Book!
Friends, I am pleased to announce that my book “Ken’s Kitchen Garden” is now available for sale on Amazon.com in both paperback and kindle editions. It will take several weeks, but it should also be available for book stores to … Continue reading →
Here marks the start of our new business venture: Verdigris Market Garden. My husband and I have wanted to create a business that; indulged our passion for gardening as well as our desire to provide the highest quality, cleanest produce, … Continue reading →
April 6, 2017
by admin Comments Off on My Little Chicken-dee!
Well our little chicken babies are nearly a year old. They were born on May 4th and we picked them up the next day! Fiona, Myrtle, Delphine and Marie have done very well through both our late summer and over … Continue reading →