Sarahlou84's Spring Vegie Growing Challenge 2011

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Sprouting success

Sarahlou84 is talking about growing Broccoli, Lettuce, Tomato, Zucchini from Bay of Plenty

Well despite being drowned and disturbed by curious fingers we have had success with sprouting our seedlings and they are nearly ready to go into our garden.

The children have been particurlarly excited to see the seeds they planted gro...

Read on | comments | Posted at 08:10am on 10th October 2011

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First of our challenges encountered....

Sarahlou84 is talking about growing Lettuce from Bay of Plenty

The first of the major challenges has proved to be trying to stop my toddlers eating and playing with our seedlings!!  They lovingly pushed the lettace seedlings back into the soil because they were "caping (escaping)".  After stoppin...

Read on | comments | Posted at 18:09pm on 29th September 2011

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Beginnigs of success - woohoo

Sarahlou84 is talking about growing Broccoli, Capsicum, Lettuce, Sweetcorn, Tomato from Bay of Plenty

Well we are off to a good start!!

Late last week I picked up some yates seeds and some jiffy pots for the children to plant and we had a great afternoon rehyrdrating them and planting out various seeds.

We talked about what we w...

Read on | comments | Posted at 10:09am on 28th September 2011

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Getting Started

Sarahlou84 is talking about growing Broccoli, Capsicum, Carrot, Sweetcorn, Tomato, Zucchini from Bay of Plenty

I am going to complete this challenge with my children at work (I am an early childhood teacher).  We are off to Mitre Ten on Wednesday to purchase the seed and I am going to make it a class project to get growing.

Read on | comments | Posted at 14:09pm on 19th September 2011

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