A week in pictures

It's been a while since I posted current pictures on my blog.  We did not have any class today and I loved it!  Unfortunately I still had homework assignments to get done anyway so I didn't get a day off.  Around 9:00 a.m. I went to the greenhouse anyway to check on plants.  Since we… Continue reading A week in pictures



Looking back on my notes of class I marvel that we manage to finish lectures in class because we always get diverted on interesting tangents.  Today it was about organic farming and how organic produce or products are graded or certified.  Unfortunately we had to finish our assigned class lecture and couldn't finish our discussion.… Continue reading Watering

My plant children

Today  I was given sole responsibility for my crops in the greenhouse.  Peter, our teacher, said we should treat them like our children.  I have three crops so far: "Freedom Fireworks" Poinsettias "Yellow Remix" Chrysanthemums "Dark Cherie" Chrysanthemums I found and labeled all of my plants.  To monitor for insects I put  sticky yellow card… Continue reading My plant children