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Summer Heirloom Produce Saturdays

You are invited to the Fort de Chartres Jardin Potager and sample heirloom produce on Saturday, September 10,  10 AM-Noon. Some produce and recipes available. Welcome to our Jardin Potager outside the walls of Fort de Chartres! This garden has … Continue reading

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Août

27 August, Saturday 90 degrees F Partly Sunny, Calm Finally cooler winds swept across the valley floor and some relief arrived for the jardin. A week after the previous post, two-thirds of an inch of rain fell and one could … Continue reading

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Chaleur de Juillet

28 July, Thursday 95 degrees F Sunny, Light N winds If I had to choose between winter and summer in this country, I do not know which I would take; for in the summer, besides the scorching heat and the … Continue reading

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Vers la fin du Printemps

7 May, Tuesday 76 Degrees F Sunny, Windy The morning sky was dark and gray, threatening clouds overhead, as day dawned on the Annual Les Amis de Fort de Chartres Kid’s Day. The skies soon gave way to a steady … Continue reading

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Haute Louisiane en Automne

28 October, Thursday 52 Degrees F Partly Sunny, Strong N Winds With changes of the season sweeping through the bottomlands on strong northerly winds, that night would be the first strong frost of the fall. Work in the garden focused … Continue reading

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