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Straw Bale Garden - Build and Conditioning Day 12: Check In

Just checking in.  We are on day 12 of the conditioning process of the bales. It’s pretty simple. You water each day and apply organic or traditional fertilizer.   85 more words

Food shortages could be most critical world issue by mid-century

WASHINGTON, D.C. — The world is less than 40 years away from a food shortage that will have serious implications for people and governments, according to a top scientist at the U.S. 310 more words

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Sugarcoated!

By MIKIAS MERHATSIDK

Kebede Biru, left, neighbor of the Togor family, shared his concern about their farm with Edawo Togor, son, Togor Beriso, … 2,514 more words

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Planting Onions

Over the weekend, I finished preparing garden bed number two.  I used my garden fork to turn over the soil, raked it out and raised the edges.   222 more words

Planting

Spring Outdoor Prep

April 21st.  Well, it’s shaping up to be a beautiful day.  Since it’s the Monday after a holiday, we’ll go easy on the task list. If you have them, roses should be coming out of hibernation about now….  64 more words

Home Maintenance

Perennial Fertilizing

Things 2 remember when considering perennial fertilizing;

Be careful not to apply fertilizer too heavily. Doing so may cause the plant tissue to burn, or even result in plant death. 199 more words

Research

Top 10 Spring Planting

The farm is a busy, bustling place in the springtime!  The kids and I keep busy randomly adding critters introducing productive livestock to the backyard pasture and Daddy, well, we’re always glad when Sunday rolls around and we get to see him!   120 more words

Science