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Where’s the okra? It’s mid July and there has been very little okra on the tables at the Farmers Market. Our plants are doing well, but are just now producing fruit. We have no explanation for why it’s so late; apparently everyone is experiencing the same situation. Our tomatoes are having trouble setting fruit too. We were sure […]

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Absolutely nothing makes a farmer happier than rain falling on his dry, parched land. There has been rain in the area and all around us, however, this is the first rain we’ve received in months. We are always happy someone is getting rain, but it’s hard not to feel envious, when you are not a recipient. In hot, […]

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I guess preparing for next year, in the beginning of July, may not sound like a Slowpoke characteristic, but we are doing it. All the garden rows are planted and we’re waiting on things to produce or ripen so we are tending to the perennials. Nick is working on the two (2) asparagus rows. Anyone who grows […]

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