nightlee


Full Name
Aaron Justison
Member for
1 year 4 months
Volunteer Background
I grew up on my grandparents organic farm learning life through goats, berries, trees and bees, and im still learning!
Favorite Crops & Least Favorite Crops
I never had much problem growing anything in particular, but tomatos for some reason, seem to follow me around without needing much more than acknowledgement. Brassicas do really great around my yard as well.
Growing Experience
Growing food
Starting seeds
Growing perennials
Hand pollination
Seed-saving
Time Commitment
0-2 hours
Growing Location
Space Available
Nice backyard (401 - 2500 sq. ft)
Soil Details
Fox silt loam, till substratum, 6-12% slopes, moderately eroded. Thats what the soil map indicated anout my area. Ive been building my beds for four years now and practice no till techniques focused on compost- driven biology.
Soil Type
Neighbors' Crops (within 1/4 mile)
Tomatos, peppers, squash, beans, corn, melons, greens, potatoes, carrots, apples, peaches, etc
Neighbors' crops (within 1 mile)
Tomatos, peppers, squash, beans, corn, melons, greens, potatoes, carrots, apples, peaches, etc
Details
Not sure about the source of seed but there is a corn/ soybean field about a mile away.
Other relevant information
We have about 175 frost free days, cool springs and autumns hot summers and cold winters. About 41” of rain annually.