Guess that Seedling!

Work at Daisy Hill Farm is gaining speed as seedlings are finally germinating and growing!  Can you guess the select seedlings below?  Fun fact:  We are growing over 3,000 seedlings inside right now!   1. Hint:  This is not native to New England.  Specially grown for fans of the Indian cuisine.         … Continue reading Guess that Seedling!

Hope in the midst of a miserable March

Early, cold-hardy plants that can be planted as soon as the ground thaws. Spinach, lettuce and other greens are especially excellent candidates for early Spring planting.  I planted some inside a week ago, and here they are today. They are in the chilly basement, on the brand new plant stand.  Happy in the fridge; not … Continue reading Hope in the midst of a miserable March

Part 1 of 3. Build your own Grow Station to Start Seedlings Inside….Successfully!

Introduction: (Scroll down to numbered list to skip all the verbiage and start building). Over the next week I will be starting to grow some of my farm plants inside.  Eventually most of these seedlings will move outside and to be transplanted into the ground.  A few more are destined for pots on the porch, and … Continue reading Part 1 of 3. Build your own Grow Station to Start Seedlings Inside….Successfully!