Homesteading, island life, Organic Gardening

Growing Lettuce!

It's time to grow lettuce. It has been since September, actually. The thing about lettuce and other similar greens is that they need to be planted in succession. One planting is never enough! If you plant one crop and then follow it with another crop then you always have lettuce in the prime picking stage… Continue reading Growing Lettuce!

Homesteading, Organic Gardening, Random Thoughts

Lettuce get planting!

There are some nasty rumors going around about lettuce.  I hear that it is really hard to grow with lots of insect problems.  It has also been said that lettuce grown in Texas tastes bitter because of the heat.  Lies, all of them. The misinformation comes from the fact that  the instructions on the back… Continue reading Lettuce get planting!