About Summer Squash

This week’s lesson: Summer Squash! Summer squash come in many tasty varieties, such as zucchini, yellow crookneck and straightneck, pattypan and tromboncino (looks like a trombone). Unlike winter squash, these have thinner skins and softer seeds that don’t require cooking to be edible,...

Mike and Dorice

We praise the big milestones our gardens go through, and the individuals who helps make them happen! This series of posts is to give shout outs to the unsung heroes that make those milestones happen. JFK said, “One person can make a difference, and everyone should try.” And these people not...

About Cucumbers

This week’s lesson: Cucumbers! “Cool as a cucumber!” as the saying goes, these summertime veggies are crisp and refreshing on a hot day. FUN FACT: did you know the inside of a cucumber can be up to 20 degrees F cooler than the outside temperature? Some varieties are better for slicing...