Planting Tomatoes and Making Compost

Today is damp and warm, but although winter is officially over as of yesterday, we are likely to see water freeze a few more times. Today I am starting tomatoes and lettuce. I will also be ‘potting on’ brassicas. They grow so fast!

After this, it will be the chicken wagon clean out! Time to start the compost pile heating up.

Don’t forget to visit Deluxe Bakery to find Salt Fork eggs!


About saltforkfarms

A small organic farm in Iowa that raises Standard Breed laying hens and hybrid broiler chickens suited for a pasture-based system, as well as varieties of vegetables and fruit suitable to our Eastern Iowa climate. We grow food, we eat food, we sell food!
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