Its been a dry start to this years Summer with only 6mls of rain falling but due to a strict routine of hand-watering via water pumped from our bore we are enjoying harvesting many things from our Orchard and veggie plot.
Today's post is the first Monday Harvest for 2013 for me so I've included what's ended up in the kitchen via the plot so far this year.
This year I'm going to TRY to remember whats been harvested and keep a tally.......
Lettuce varieties 800gms
Spring Onion 150gms
Zucchini 5.2 kg
Potatoes 2.5 kg
Red & White Onions 3.5kg
A wonderful characteristic of the Mulberry tree is that the fruit develops and ripens over a period of weeks , kept netted to keep out the hungry birds there's plenty of berries to enjoy and share with friends. I have frozen a couple of kilos while I'm waiting for my plums to ripen as together they make a lovely jam. This weeks batch of muffins, banana and mulberry....................Delish