Support Your Local Organic Farmer

Looking for fresh, organic herbs from a farm near you? The following directory is a list of recommended certified organic local herb growers with fewer than 40 acres in cultivation, sorted by region. I’ve always encouraged folks to buy fresh and to buy local, support your local economy. Take a look at the directory here […]

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First Cilantro Harvest and Process

I harvested and processed fresh cilantro from the garden today.  Once your cilantro is ready for harvesting, cut from the plant, discard and brown leaves and wash.  I then let it dry on a paper towel overnight.  Lastly, I dry my cilantro for later use.  Using this type of drying approach, the cilantro will stay […]

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Planted More Beefsteak Tomatoes Today

It is a beautiful day out today so I thought I would do more thinning and transplanting. Today I planted 2 more Beefsteak Tomato plants. These should be ready to harvest in late May to mid April. More on Tomatoes… I also planted more Rosemary and Greek Basil.  These should both be ready for use […]

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