Big storm

We had a pretty big storm come through early yesterday morning.  Between the two rain gauges, the garden received somewhere between 3.34 and 3.75 inches of rain in just a couple hours.   The weather station reported the lower number and as can be seen in the image below, the low-tech plastic gauge had the higher value.

Lots-o-rain

Lots-o-rain

Even though the winds didn’t seem too bad, the Sweet Corn around the outside of the bed didn’t enjoy the event.

Leaning corn

Leaning corn

I attempted to ‘fence’ in the wayward stalks in the hopes that they can right themselves in the coming weeks before it is time to start producing some ears.

Corn support fence

Corn support fence

 

Advertisements

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s