Oh Deer, the Heat!

Spring is fast approaching, oh wait, it's here. We've been experiencing very warm days already and it still surprises me to turn on the TV and see it is still snowing in other parts of the country. I'm behind on getting things planted and a lot of the fruit trees that are still in pots …

Banana Circles!

A typical banana circle is a hole dug into the ground with the excavated dirt mounded around the hole in which the banana plants are placed. The hole is then filled with organic material (mulch, tree trimmings) to help feed the plants and to maintain moisture. Sometimes they are incorporated into sloped land to also …