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Today is Calcium Processing Day!!

I keep hearing that us human beings need calcium for strong teeth and bones but only late in life did I find out that soil needs calcium too.  69 more words

Composting & Recycling

Cracked Tomatoes

Cracked tomatoes are a sign of a lack of calcium in your soil mixture.  You also may witness brown spots on the skin of the tomatoes.  197 more words

Sabiki Tip of The Day 8/10/2014

Uh oh! Dropped a bit of an egg shell and having trouble picking it up? Use an egg shell! It is the easiest way to remove those little pieces.

Are Egg Shells a Sun Screen for Birds?

The eggshells of wild birds may act like “sunblock”, scientists have said.

A range of UK birds’ eggs showed adaptations in pigment concentration and thickness to allow the right amount of sun to reach the embryos inside. 435 more words

Birds