Something big is being planned!
I can't say anything quite yet, but here's a peek at what I'm working on.
(It really is just a peek - I'm not giving anything away yet!)
"Growing degree units are a measure of heat accumulation used by horticulturists, gardeners, and farmers to predict plant and pest development rates such as the date that a flower will bloom or a crop reach maturity." WikipediaSo, they measure heat accumulation. Luckily they are easy to calculate, you just need to know:
I was going to write about growing degree days, but who wants to read about that on a Friday? Plus, the spinach I planted ten days ago is sprouting! After the trama last fall seeing these new spinach plants has cheered me right up. So has this little guy:
Last week I knocked over some lettuce seeds into a tray. They were too wet and dirty to plant with the vacuum seeder, so I stuffed them in a little pot.