Monday, January 2, 2012

Harvest Monday: 2nd January

Today has been a scorcher: it was 38.1at 5:50pm and now is still 31 degrees. The garden is looking a bit wilted but I will get up early to water tomorrow as it is forecast to be hot again with a top of 36 and winds tending northwesterly up to 25 km/h before the change.
This year I will be devoting each Monday to a record of the harvest that week so here goes for the first week:

26/12: 1 kg zucchini, 5 eggs
27/12: 5 eggs
28/12: 350g carrots, 300g zucchini, 4 eggs, few leaves lettuce
29/12: 5 eggs
30/12: 500g carrots, 550g zucchini, 100g cherry tomatoes, 4 eggs
31/12: 50g Carliston green pepper, 300g zucchini, 100 cherry tomatoes, 5 eggs
1/1: 1 butter crunch lettuce, 1.5 kg zucchini, 4 eggs
2/1: 1.6 kg zucchini, 150g cherry tomatoes, 50 Carliston green pepper, 5 eggs
So that is

Totals:
zucchini 5.2 kg
lettuce 1 butter crunch
carrots 850g
green peppers 100g
cherry tomatoes 250g
eggs 32
Wednesday 28th Dec Wed 28th Dec
Friday 30th Dec today's harvest
Sat 31st Dec another day's harvest
Sun 1st Jan 1.5 kg of zucchinis
Mon 2nd Jan Carliston green pepper Mon 2nd Jan 1.6 kg zucchini Mon 2nd Jan 150g cherry tomato Mon 2nd Jan

1 comment:

  1. Wow those peppers crop early - when did you plant them? You are good to weigh things I should as I know I'd find it interesting but my self discipline is not what it could be at times....

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