The Yard Posts avocado calendar 2022

The Yard Posts avocado calendar 2022

The new year's calendar is designed and being printed! This 2022 avocado calendar includes some changes and additions: Section on how to plant an avocado tree correctlyAll new photosWeeks starting on Sunday (instead of Monday, as last year)Extra information for each...

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Fertilizing avocado trees

Fertilizing avocado trees

In 2018, I visited the largest organic avocado farm in California. It’s those hills in the photo above -- they're covered with 1,000 acres of avocado trees. And I felt vindicated when I saw that they care for the soil under their trees in essentially the same way that...

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Shoemaker Farm u-pick persimmons, Ramona

Shoemaker Farm u-pick persimmons, Ramona

Note for 2021 season: Shoemaker Farm is now open for persimmon picking. The farm address is 18131 Traylor Road, Ramona. They are open from 8 AM to 5 PM on Thursday, Friday, Saturday, and Sunday. The cost for a five-gallon bucket full of persimmons is $30. Below is my...

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I'm Greg. My goal is to help others grow food at home, with a focus on vegetables and fruits -- especially avocados -- in Southern California. I write a new "Yard Post" every Friday. (More about me here.)

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