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First Planting in the ground!

Posted in Uncategorized on May 13, 2012 by Scottman

Helped Dad do some planting this weekend, got 7 rows planted! Let the watermelon season begin! 🙂

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Popcorn Day tomorrow!!

Posted in Uncategorized on September 10, 2011 by Holmesmelons

Will be at Popcorn Day in Hamburg with Watermelons tomorrow! We picked around 39 melons tonight.  That’s all we will have for the day unfortunately, but at least we have some. So look for us in the park tomorrow!  🙂

3 weeks and we may have some melons!

Posted in Uncategorized on August 2, 2011 by Holmesmelons

Was home last weekend and Dad said that he estimates 3 weeks and we may see some watermelons ready to eat.

So stay tuned for updates for when we start picking some watermelons to sell!  🙂   —  Scott

The Melons are growing!

Posted in Uncategorized on July 20, 2011 by Holmesmelons

Got to help in the watermelon fields this past weekend thought I’d drop a couple photos on here…   -Scott

   

Patch Status

Posted in Uncategorized on June 23, 2011 by Holmesmelons
They're looking really good right now.  First plantings are vining out 6-8 inches long.  Plants have truned a dark color and are large husky plants.

I've gotten a little behind on planting Cantelope due to getting furniture and such moved before the flood waters get in town.

If the river doesn't get them, they are looking good for now.

Chris

Welcome to Holmesmelonpatch.com!!

Posted in Uncategorized on May 28, 2011 by Holmesmelons

Welcome to the new home of Holmesmelonpatch.com!

Hoping to use this to keep everyone posted on the Holmes Melon Patch travels and details, so you all get your black diamond watermelons and cantaloupe! 🙂