hello from Canada on the coldest day of winter yet

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hello from Canada on the coldest day of winter yet

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Post: # 10132Unread post 1952plymouth
Fri Feb 14, 2020 7:48 am

Good morning all.

Had some initial problems with the login but got that straightened out finally.

I live in Ontario and have been growing tomatoes since 1995. A fellow I worked with, an Italian gardener gave me his favourite seeds to grow

and sadly he passed away shortly after, but I was hooked.

I don't post a lot, I will admit, but if I see someone looking for seeds I may have, I will try and help if I can.

I see a lot of familiar names on here which is great. Thanks to those who let me know about Marsha's seed offer.

Coldest day this winter so far -29 this morning.

I'm going to have a look around The Junction to see what there is to see now.

Thank you.

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Post: # 10135Unread post eyegrotom
Fri Feb 14, 2020 8:03 am

Hi. Neil welcome to the Junction from sunny Southern California
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Fri Feb 14, 2020 8:43 am

Welcome from a fellow northerner.

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Post: # 10152Unread post Bower
Fri Feb 14, 2020 9:17 am

Welcome! We're also having a cold day here in NL today, going to -15 C tonight with windchills -30. Thankful to be indoors catching a few rays from a sunny window. :) Tomato time will come, but February is always the longest month of the year.
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Post: # 10158Unread post tomike
Fri Feb 14, 2020 10:11 am

Hi 1952plymouth,

It is indeed our coldest day of the year. I also live in Canada, just north of Ottawa.
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Fri Feb 14, 2020 10:37 am

A warm welcome from cold Finland.
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Post: # 10160Unread post Paulf
Fri Feb 14, 2020 10:45 am

Is that -29 C? That is still around -20F. Very cold by any standard. Hopefully a warming trend is on the way.
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Post: # 10163Unread post MissS
Fri Feb 14, 2020 10:51 am

Welcome! So glad that you made it here. We too had our coldest day of the year. Last night went down to -20F it is a mere 1F right now.
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Post: # 10167Unread post Dee
Fri Feb 14, 2020 11:12 am

Hi there, and welcome from northern BC! I saw the forecast for Ontario on tv this morning and was shocked - you're getting the kind of frigid temps we usually do up here! Stay cozy and wait for signs of Spring. :D Glad you joined us here on Tomato Junction.
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Fri Feb 14, 2020 12:29 pm

Welcome to the Junction from Arizona!
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Post: # 10380Unread post Whwoz
Sat Feb 15, 2020 2:42 am

Welcome to the Junction from Down Under. I don't even want to think about being in that cold
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Post: # 10394Unread post PlainJane
Sat Feb 15, 2020 7:36 am

Welcome from N. Florida!
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Sat Feb 15, 2020 9:17 am

Hi from Belgium, next storm coming this way! Stay warm!
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Post: # 10446Unread post SusieQ
Sat Feb 15, 2020 10:27 am

Welcome from Michigan!
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Post: # 10459Unread post Tormato
Sat Feb 15, 2020 11:48 am

Welcome "52 Plymouth!

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Post: # 10491Unread post Nan6b
Sat Feb 15, 2020 1:29 pm

Welcome from Pennsylvania!
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Post: # 10873Unread post hdrider
Mon Feb 17, 2020 1:24 pm

Welcome, glad to have you aboard. Pull up a chair and have fun.
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