Aug. 24 column

If you're wondering how my vegetable garden is coming along, you'll be pleased to know that my column in today's issue of The Spokesman-Review is an update on that very topic.

Most everything is growing and producing well, but I've had a few frustrating setbacks. Take a look: Good summer for vegetables.

By the way, the photo above shows my raised beds overflowing with (from left to right) corn, tomatoes and winter squash. Woohoo!

At the end of the season, I intend to file a "report card" on how each variety of veggie performed on this blog so stay tuned for that...