Author Archives: joenawrocki

Siphoning Used Vegetable Oil

Finally, after much ado, the recycled vegetable fuel project is almost complete. The photo below shows me siphoning some golden veggie oil from the huge storage container at the Georgia Center. They are kind enough to aid in this project, … Continue reading

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Mysterious Insects at UGArden

During our final work week on the farm, I was bitten by some mysterious insect while weeding in the raspberries. My wrist swole up a fair amount, but after I applied some of UGArden’s Healing Salve, the swelling and pain … Continue reading

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Last Bundling of the Semester

For the majority of the semester, my contribution towards harvesting, washing, weighing and bundling has focused on harvesting and washing. This past week I was able to help weigh and bundle some of our awesome produce, too! Seeing all of … Continue reading

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Trench Crew Strikes Again

On this weeks episode of “Trench Crew”, the gang navigates some crooked terrain. Digging trenches might not be the most glamorous farm work, but it is absolutely crucial for the survival and development of our plants.

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Monday’s Storm

The only thing to top Monday’s storm was Wednesday’s storm. April showers bring May flowers!

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Monster Asparagus

We harvested some truly massive purple asparagus this week!

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Morning at the Garden

Regardless of how sleepy I may be at 8am, I always seem to have my breath taken away at least once by something beautiful at UGArden. This photo was taken on one particularly cold morning a few weeks back. 

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