Posts Tagged: tomato

Two Weeks to First Harvest

Two Weeks to First Harvest

One of my goals in AgSchool is to grow my plants with as little application of fertilizers and chemical pesticides as possible. I wanted to see how they would do with the bare minimum. So far, the front runners are the radish daikon hybrid, indigo tomato, snow peas, hot peppers, and Chinese cabbage. They are… Read more

Daikon and Snow Peas Sprout

Daikon and Snow Peas Sprout

Thursdays are GoFarm AgSchool lecture night in the classroom. But we always make time to inspect our plot right before class. And tonight I am happy to report that the Hybrid Radish Daikon and the Snow Peas I planted on Saturday have sprouted! I am once again a very proud parent.    

Picking Tomatoes At Ho Farms

Picking Tomatoes At Ho Farms

I am enrolled in the GoFarm’s AgSchool Program as part of Cohort 4 in Leeward Community College and we started class yesterday, January 7, 2016. We had visited Ho Farms in Kahuku last month during the AgXposure phase of the program and they requested help from our class to harvest tomatoes in their Hoopili farm… Read more