Frost Again 17 days after the frost free date!

Monday night Curtis got home late from meeting with the guys from our church.  He could feel in the air that it was going to frost.  He knew that it was a possibility from the forecast, but was hoping it wasn’t going to happen.  He gathered up some row cover and went to covering the plants in the field.  I awoke at 3:30 in the morning when he finally crawled in bed, he was hoping that it made a difference for the plants.  Tuesday morning, it proved true, his late night scramble has saved many plants and there is still promise for tomatoes, eggplant, melon, zucchini, squash.  Usually he would have been in bed much earlier, so he probably wouldn’t have caught that it was about to frost.

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3 Responses to Frost Again 17 days after the frost free date!

  1. Steve & Pam Smallwood says:

    Thanks very much, Curtis! So glad you caught that news. Wish some of us could have been there to help you though!

  2. Melody Moore says:

    Brrrrrrr – Blackberry Winter in the Ozarks!

  3. Genet says:

    Ah yes . .. . BUT the blackberries are blooming FINALLY this week! 🙂 Hope is in sight! 🙂 Hang in there guys!

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