Tuesday, October 11, 2011
The tomatoes are seasoned with Italian Herbs,roasted garlic ,black pepper,minced garlic,onions and agave nectar. Roast in BBQ for 2 hours on low and add some smoking wood to Briquettes.
Baked tomatoes are seasoned with black pepper,granulate garlic,Cyprus flake salt,cumin,basil,oregano,thyme,olive oil,agave sweetener and minced onions. Bake in Oven at 325*F for 1 hour. This way your tomatoes come up even better tasting. Now make your sauces or jar them for next year.
Saturday, October 8, 2011
Clean all jars and lids then sanitize in hot water. Place the sun dried tomatoes in the hot jars. Pour in hot olive oil in 220*-240*F,the tomatoes will cook little more. If the oil clouds up ,let it sit for a week and oil becomes clear. To many olive particles in the oil make it cloud up.
Thursday, October 6, 2011
Wednesday, October 5, 2011
Tuesday, September 27, 2011
When the vines dry up strat to wither it's time to cut them all down. Put all the vines in your compost bin or compost pile. Then double dig the soil to loosen it up break all the lumps and clumps. Add aged manure over the plot. I cover it with mulch, then grow a cover crop of Legumes.
Monday, September 26, 2011
Tuesday, September 20, 2011
After you sun dry your tomatoes Can them in olive oil. The olive oil is heated to 220*F then pored over the Caned dried tomatoes and sealed with a lid.
Monday, September 19, 2011
Tuesday, August 30, 2011
Saturday, August 27, 2011
You need both flowers male and female to grow pumpkins. Cut and keep some flowers so you can self pollinate when needed to. The Bees pollinate the flowers for us but when not around you have to be the Bee.