Tag Archives: gardening in Maine

I’d like to apologize to my vegetable garden

By | July 27, 2017

I’ve had a vegetable garden for the past nine years. I’m not the world’s best gardener and every year is an experiment, but the garden seems to grow larger every year, with more and more vegetables all the time. That changed this year. Last year I had trouble taking care of my garden because of… Read More »

How I stopped Alfred the groundhog from eating my entire garden

By | June 14, 2017

Every summer, I have a vegetable garden. I plant the same standards every year – tomatoes, peas, yellow squash, and zucchini, with a small separate area for basil, dill and parsley. I also plant an extra or two every year, such as lettuce or carrots. The past two years I’ve added peppers, with very little… Read More »