Potato Tower Didn’t Work

The big potato tower experiment was not a success. The original article in the Seattle Times makes it seem easier than it is. I haven’t heard of too many success stories so far.

We planted our potatoes around May 17th. We did our first test harvest 3 months later on August 17th. It looked like this:

All the gory details are continued over at Mud Songs. My adventures in gardening will be posted over there for now on.

About Phillip

Phillip Cairns is a beekeeper in St. John's, Newfoundland, who writes about beekeeping at mudsongs.org.

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