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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


Weekly Photo Challenge: Container

: Container
“From “Don’t judge a book by its cover” to “Don’t look at the jug, but at what it contains” (an old Rabbinic saying), we’re constantly taught that the contents of things are more important than the vessels, wrappers, and boxes that hold them in place. 139 more words