By Julie Meyer Farmer Jake inspires me. I also like to move or act aimlessly in a garden and he was working but in a way that did not feel like work, more like being “in” the garden. And yet. He was in a garden worthy of getting lost in. We almost did. Three of […]

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י״ז באב ה׳תשפ״א (July 26, 2021)

Is it summer yet? Here we are, just past Memorial Day, so some would say it’s officially Summer. In addition to the respectful and commemorative elements for U.S. military personnel who have died during the performance of their military duties, the long weekend is the start of permissible white pants and shoes, or the weekend to […]

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ז׳ בתמוז ה׳תשפ״א (June 17, 2021)

Rabbits, squirrels and chipmunks get all the glory as obnoxious pests, but truth is there are some smaller ones who are just as irksome to our vegetable seedlings. Can you identify what these early season pests these are? Leaf miner, typically an early-season pest, causes damage to early greens. It attacks plants in the family Chenopodiaceae […]

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ז׳ בתמוז ה׳תשפ״א (June 17, 2021)