Good day everyone! I hope everyone if doing well. We have been busy harvesting all of the remaining winter veggies and preparing for our Spring 2017 garden. Currently we have harvested most of the cabbage, broccoli, kohlrabi, and the cauliflower. There is plenty of loose leaf lettuce, parsley, chard, cilantro, and spinach left to keep … More Happy New Year 2017 – Spring 2017
Good day all! We just experienced out 1st freezin temps here at the Yoeme Senior Garden. Most of the chili peppers were pruned and covered to protect against the frost. The volunteer tomatoes keep popping up and producing fruit, but those were not covered and will have to fend for themselves. Onto the broccoli harvest! … More Winter Garden – Lots of Broccoli – Eat the Leaves!
Good morning! We just had our 1st garden tour at the Senior Garden located on the Pascua Yaqui Tribe Reservation. We had a very successful tour, and we wish to thank everyone that came out early Saturday morning. I am truly grateful for everyone that attended the tour. We met old friends, made some new … More Yaqui Tribe – Senior Garden Tour 2016
Good day everyone! It has been a long time coming but our 1st tour of the Senior Garden is scheduled for this Saturday, October 1, 2016 at 8:00am The new Senior garden was completed in the Spring of 2015. Currently there are 10 raised beds, and plenty of space for additional in ground planting. The … More Garden Tour October, 1 2016
Good day gardening friends! Been a while, but we have been busy out at the senior garden on the Pascua Yaqui Reservation. 1st grateful for a beautiful garden and the recent visitors to the garden for our neighbors from O’odham, Maricopa, and Gila River communities. If there is any way we can assist your garden … More Late Spring/Early Summer at the Yoeme Garden
Good day all happy gardeners! Just a few updates on our Spring Garden for 2016, and the last of the winter harvests. Tomatoes and chili peppers have all been started and soon will be transplanted to their new home here at the Senior Garden. This year we have the following tomato varieties: Nichols Heirloom (smaller … More Spring 2016 – What’s going on?
Merry Christmas everyone! Our Fall/Winter garden has gone very well. We had a great crop of fall veggies including onions, radishes, beets, turnips, cabbage, and broccoli. We also had plenty of greens like wild mustard, spinach, and chard. Cilantro and Oregano were added later. We also took advantage of harvesting all of the tops of … More Winter Gardening 2015 and Spring Planning for 2016