Monthly Archives: August 2017

Snapped this a few weeks ago when we were digging up the old summer crops. Legumes, such as this green bean, are notorious for nitrogen-producing root nodules. Simply put: a relationship between to plant and the bacteria in the soil. … Continue reading

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Two Smiles and A Mustache

Are we working hard or hardly working? Also, that cup of coffee spilled everywhere. Troubles of UGarden

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Irrigation Lines

I’ve enjoyed working with my fellow interns to install irrigation in the fall fields.  This semester should yield good produce and friendships.

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“Quick! Act like a muscadine!”

A big thank you to all the students who came out to UGArden for Dawg Day of Service. My group harvested (and snacked on) some delicious muscadines. Hope to see some of you back at the garden to harvest some … Continue reading

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Oh, the okra you’ll grow

Harvesting okra can be fun, and itchy, so wear gloves!

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The Great Herb Expansion

UGarden is expanding the herb garden an additional 75 feet this fall.  We added compost and irrigation lines this week.  I look forward to spending time this semester with Noel and Masie in the herb garden.  They both have a … Continue reading

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Prepping for Fall

We’ve been working hard prepping plots for Fall planting!

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