With each cleared area appearing new ideas of what to put where are emerging...in other words we are not working to any plan with this!!!!
Temperatures this month:
Lowest Min 3.9C
Highest Min 17C
Lowest Max 13.7C
Highest Max 33.4C
Rain Year To Date: 133.5mm (Average YTD: 88mm)
Comparison with other years: April average is 22.6mm:
April brought a warm but wet start to Autumn here in Scarecrow's Garden. By the end of the month it was clear that winter was on it's way with overnight temperatures dropping. We have had the wettest April in many years and has brought us well over the average for year to date but I wonder if this trend will continue...
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 Kale, Lebanese Cress, Lettuce, Spring Onions, Parsley, Sorrel and Sweet Potato Leaves which are not always weighed.
Capsicum Sweet Paprika 285g
Cucumber Suyo Long 210g
Total Veg Harvest for April 2.3Kgs
Apples Golden Delicious 26593g
Total Fruit Harvest for April 32.9Kg
Total Eggs for April: 1 egg.
1 From the 1 Farmyard Feral
0 From the 3 Faverolles
For those who may have missed this on Facebook...a friendly reminder to make sure you plant your Garlic bulbs POINTY side UP...I'm blaming the birds who scratched the mulch after I planted these out for this one!!
April of Previous Years:
The garden is still evolving so I won't add a link to where everything is until I work out just where that is going to be!!!!
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