Fresh food at the end of October Most of the work now is garden cleanup, but there’s still plenty to harvest and eat. We noticed some plants growing in a row we thought we’d cleared. Celeriac! Harvesting this root crop should happen after a light frost, but before the first heavy frost. That’s exactly where we are now. There are plenty of delicious herbs still growing in the boxes. http:// These cherry tomatoes continued ripening in the shed when an alert gardener thought to stow them in there before our light frost a couple of weeks ago. The Now Harvesting list may be shorter than it was a month ago, but look at all that food.