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Green Beans in Winter

I decided that we needed to grow something so that the children would learn the value of growing their own food.  To me the easiest and visually most satisfying project would be beans.   600 more words

Winter Beans (a homestead staple)

Beans are the epitome of security.  They are inexpensive, easy to grow, easy to cook, satiate hunger, and are full of antioxidants, phytochemicals, protein, and vitamins and minerals.  464 more words

Homestead

Bean there, done that.

A few weeks ago I ordered the bulk of my seeds for next year. This is very early – I don’t normally get my seeds until Christmas time but this year the excitement of going through all those new seed packets got the better of me and I cracked. 973 more words

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