Family of 4 Garden Update

Red Padron PepperIt’s Tuesday, so you know what that means, right? Exactly – the Family of 4 Garden.

Today we harvested 3.25 pounds of tomatoes, 2.75 pounds of peppers, 1 bell peppers (still green), and 1 bunch of Swiss Chard.

3.25 pounds of tomatoes @ $2/lb = $6.50

2.75 pounds of peppers @ $1.59/lb = $4.37

1 green bell pepper @ $1.00 each = $1.00

1 bunch Swiss Chard @ $2.00/bunch = $2.00

Today’s Total: $13.87

Year-to-Date Total: $175.63

There is a beautiful garden spider hanging out on a web in amongst the pepper plants:

Garden Spider

We also planted some purple carrots, more Chioggia and Gold beets, and some Bok Choy in the open spaces where the onions, beets, and carrots were planted this spring.

About Rebecca

I'm a Horticulture Educator with Sedgwick County Extension, a branch of K-State Research and Extension, located in Wichita, KS. I teach about fruits, vegetables, and herbs.

Posted on August 11, 2009, in Family of 4 Garden and tagged , , , , . Bookmark the permalink. Leave a comment.

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