BaahBen

Ormond Beach, FL, US
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gardening interests: Composting, Culinary Herbs, Edible Landscaping, Organic Gardening, Square-Foot Gardening, Vegetables

Member Since: 05/12/2012


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The Good, The Bad and The Ugly

Our history as new "farmers."  Any comments greatly appreciated. The fenced in garden is 12' by 26' +/-.  We made 4' x 5 'squares using cinderblocks.  We used peat, Black Cow and...



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Re: QUESTION: Electric netting to keep out ground squirrels?

It has been birds all along! Mockingbirds, specifically.

Re: QUESTION: Electric netting to keep out ground squirrels?

I am having trouble with my tomatoes. Everytime one is almost ripe, it is being eaten..It's either a squirrel or rat. I am not sure. The fence in garden is not keeping "it" out. I notice that nothing else is eaten. "It" doesn't like eggplant, herbs, cukes or peppers.

So, what I have to do is pull the tomatoes when they are not fully ripe. Apparently "it" doesn't like to bite into the hard surface of the tomato until it is fully ripe.