|Peaches from my orchard…organic. Each unique. Each a different flavor.|
I’ve read time and time again, in countless fancy magazines, how “home grown” or “farm fresh” produce tastes better. And yes, I did enjoy going to the farmer’s market when I lived on Long Island and buying fresh apples from the farmers who traveled to LI from upstate New York bearing crates or Empires and MacIntoshes. Those apples remain in my memory some of the best I’ve ever tasted – can you tell that apples are among my favorite foods?
|Hey, guess what? Potatoes come in different colors and sizes!|
|Nature, the true original ! Gardening, never boring….|
Jeanne Grunert is a certified Virginia Master Gardener and the author of several gardening books. Her garden articles, photographs, and interviews have been featured in The Herb Companion, Virginia Gardener, and Cultivate, the magazine of the National Farm Bureau. She is the founder of The Christian Herbalists group and a popular local lecturer on culinary herbs and herbs for health, raised bed gardening, and horticulture therapy.