Five Feline Farm

Living and Promoting a Sustainable Life

Asparagus Quiche

Asparagus is a tender, delicious vegetable and its spring appearance after the long winter makes it a special treat.  One of my favorites ways to use asparagus is in a quiche. The name sounds fancy but it is easy to make. There is no limit to the combinations of vegetables, meats or cheeses that can […]

Planting Tomatoes

Our last two posts discussed choosing determinate or indeterminate and the benefits of heirloom varieties. Now you have chosen your tomato plants and it is time to get them in the ground. If you haven’t read those yet, click here and here. Or is it? To ensure the best chance of success follow the following […]

Why Heirloom Tomatoes?

Heirloom varieties are all the rage, but are they really better? Last week’s post discussed how the differences between determinate and indeterminate tomato plants. But what if you aren’t planting your own? How do you decide which type to choose?  We prefer heirloom varieties. First what is an heirloom tomato? You may also see these […]

How To Choose Determinate or Indeterminate Tomato Plants

Are you anxious to experience that warm taste bud tingling bite of juicy tomato on top of a burger or the classic bacon, lettuce and tomato sandwich with a tomato you grew yourself? Or maybe you dream of a plate of red and yellow tomatoes interspersed with slices of fresh mozzarella cheese, sprinkled with finely […]