Thursday, May 9, 2013

Love Your Momma

Naomi & Mamo before cutting down cover crop oats
Yes we will be open on Mother's Day.  Come get treats with mom or come in and get garden goodies together.  : )  Ooo and take her to The Fruit Hunters film screening tonight!

POTATOES: another order due to your potato lovin' demand!  All are Early varieties, Certified Organic, heirlooms and good keepers: Irish Cobbler, Dark Red Norland and Warba, along with Purple Peruvian Fingerlings - we'll post when we have an eta.  Currently in stock until those land: German Butterball, Viking Purple, Caribe and Butterfinger Fingerling

Sassy, strudy tomato cages and new trellising panels will be here by the weekend.

Oregon Tilth has a great workshop coming up on Saturday, May 18th, Growing the Most in Your Space at Colonel Summer's Community Garden in SE Portland with Colleen Lockovitch.  Learn more and register online. (also fun to take your mom to...)

And our next workshop is Thursday, May 16th, 2013   6 - 7:30pm  at Naomi’s Organic Farm Supply  Organic Soil Amendments: The Who, What, How and When by Naomi Montacre
Whether you are experienced or you are new to gardening, this class will make you confident on all aspects of feeding and nurturing the soil in your garden each year so your plants thrive. Nitrogen options, Minerals, pH, mycorrhizal fungi and more will be covered in this fun informative talk. With an introduction to cover crops, manures and mulching.  Questions encouraged!  $15, register