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Roasting Technique Makes Quick Work o...

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Tomatoes, ready to roast. Photo: Brenda Bolio, VT Have a great photo? Enter our contest on Facebook or via Twitter or Instagram. Use #gscharvest Brenda’s photo, entered in the Harvest Photo Contest, is a reminder that it’s time to roast tomatoes. She says: “When life gives you tomatoes, roast them!” With Jim’s si [...]

Jennifer’s Journal: Too Much Pr...

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A midsummer harvest from my garden At this time of year, I am swimming in produce! A lot of my usual garden chores have taken a backseat to preserving the many vegetables I’m harvesting here at Gardeners’ Supply and in my home garden. I’m trying to stay aware of which beds should be marked for cover cropping and which should [...]

Jennifer’s Journal: The Garden ...

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A basket of just-picked tomatoes will be welcome in the staff lunch room. Planting your fall beds with Super Hoops in place makes it easy to add protection when colder days arrive. July 29 This week I have been planting fall garden beds. The timing is about right, here in Zone 5, for putting in beets, carrots, turnips, snap peas and cold-tole [...]

Freezing Sweet Corn

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Use an angel food cake pan (or a bundt cake pan) to make it easier to shave the kernels off the cob with a sharp knife. I used to grow enough corn that we could eat it for dinner every night during August and still have enough to freeze for winter. Once you’ve been eating home-frozen corn for a few years, it’s difficult to be sati [...]

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