In the Garden This Month:
Ripe tomatoes for Christmas
Sweetcorn nearly ready
Beans and Tomatoes...Beds 2&3
A measly excuse for a Sunflower...the earwigs ate the rest
Lowest Min 7.4C
Highest Min 28.1C
Lowest Max 20.4C
Highest Max 42.4C
29.5 mm Rain
Rain: Year To Date: 376.5mm (Average YTD: 311.6mm)
Comparison with other years: December average is 25.7 mm:
With several days of 40C plus heat where we have had UV Alerts between 9.am and 5.30pm with the UV index reaching 13 (Extreme), any gardening has to be done before or after those times as it's much too hot outside!
Doesn't include Greens fed to the chooks on a daily basis or herbs picked for use in the kitchen for cooking or tea making. For Salads, Juice and Stirfries I have been picking Silverbeet, Gotu Kola, Lettuce, Kale, Spring Onion Greens and Lebanese Cress which are not always weighed.
Zucchini Black 225g
Zucchini Cocozelle 339g
Zucchini Golden 1321g
Total Veg Harvest for December 3.3Kg
Total Fruit Harvest for December 6.2Kg
Total Eggs for December: 46 eggs.
20 From the 1 Farmyard Feral
26 From the 3 Faverolles
December of Previous Years:
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