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Post by flute on 14th September 2011, 3:58 pm

Here would be a good place to post up all the pictures of everyones big harvests, special pictures/harvested things included!

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Post by Dandelion on 14th September 2011, 9:15 pm

Afraid I can't show you a photo of my comedy carrots as the guinea pig had them for tea. One had two legs and was doing the splits, and the other two had multiple legs twining round each other! They were from my bucket of carrots - the rest of the carrots were more sensible!

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Post by Adrian on 14th September 2011, 9:52 pm

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Some of my ongoing insane tomato harvest

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Post by Sparhawk on 14th September 2011, 11:06 pm

Ah,

Slight problem here, we've either frozed or eated just about all of our harvest, & it came in, in dribs & drabs... Cool

Although I am hoping for some big King Edward potaters soon...

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Post by flute on 15th September 2011, 8:02 pm

Badger- Wow! Shocked Lots of tomatoes! I only like cooked ones so Lady S has most of the tomatoes around here.

Dandelion- I have some other ideas we're working on for threads along that tangent Wink

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Post by Adrian on 15th September 2011, 10:05 pm

Flute, that is but a minute fraction of my cropping this year. I am up to 40 jars of sauce so far and I'm still cropping

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Post by polgara on 15th September 2011, 10:18 pm

Seeing as I only plant small amounts, I only pick enough for immediate use, but they do crop for a while.

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Post by flute on 16th September 2011, 5:36 pm

Badger wrote:Flute, that is but a minute fraction of my cropping this year. I am up to 40 jars of sauce so far and I'm still cropping

I think I literally looked like this Shocked when I saw that!

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