Melons and Sweetpotatoes

Just a quick update on our garden progress at the end of the weekend:

  • Scooped up remaining soggy hay with tractor and added it to our compost heap, which probably tripled in size
  • Planted remaining sweet-potato vines, for a total of 100
  • Planted “Black Beauty” heirloom zucchini
  • Planted heirloom “Boston Picklers”
  • Fertilized 3 potato rows, spring onion and red beet row (via irrigation, about 4 lbs of 20-20-20 per five rows)
  • Planted 34 “Aphrodite” cantaloupes
  • Planted 13 “Shiny Boy” watermelon
  • Planted 16 “Yellow Doll” watermelon