Preventing Late Blight in Tomatoes

Organic prevention of late blight in tomatoes

What is late blight?

The weather here in NEPA has been cooler than normal. Instead of the hazy-hot-and-humid-chance-of-an-afternoon-thunderstorm weather typical for July, we’ve had mild days with cool nights great for sleeping, along with a fair share of rain. And that’s the perfect prescription for the spread of the the pathogen Phytophthora infestans, better known as late blight.Continue Reading

Kohlrabi Slaw with Probiotic Options

Kohlrabi Slaw is crisp, refreshing, and mild! A great way to use your garden or CSA produce.

I’m fairly new to kohlrabi. I don’t know what took me so long to start growing this brassica, because I love it!  Kohlrabi reminds me of the stem of broccoli, only crisper, more refreshing, and a bit milder. I used a recent harvest of kohlrabi to make slaw, and based it on It’s a Keeper’s recipe for Broccoli Slaw. Seriously, I can’t get enough of this!

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Savor the Taste of Summer Giveaway

Savor the Taste of Summer Giveaway!

Savor the Taste of Summer

Blogger Challenge & $100 Cash Giveaway!

Summer is here! What better way to celebrate delicious and nutritious summer food than by participating in our Savor the Taste of Summer Blogger Challenge and Cash Giveaway! I’ve teamed up with some amazing bloggers to feature their very best summer-inspired articles and recipes showcasing summer, in-season food. Vote for your favorite post from those displayed below and be entered to win $100 cash!! Just follow the instructions and one lucky winner will be drawn on July 5th.Continue Reading