Thursday, May 30, 2019

Weather Worries

This is our second summer here in Renfrew ON.  This year, to date, not only did we have a record-setting snowfall but it has rained so much, the flooding is setting records. The cool wind is keeping both air and soil temperatures down.  This growing season is off to a bad start. Food prices will go up.

We need to give more thought to growing food perennials and to developing plants that can handle the stresses the climate catastrophe is bringing our way. The home gardener needs to become a seed saver and a plant breeder.
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