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On Making the Most of Your Corn Crop

This year, we purchased some heirloom corn seeds in the hope of seed saving the corn this year. Last year, we planted a hybrid corn. It was delicious and grew well, but when we learned you can never repeat with a hybrid corn because you never know what will crop up, we decided to be done with hybrid seeds. 641 more words


Southern Inspired Pizza

I am so excited that the contractors were here yesterday working on our patio.  It is going to be so nice when it is finished.  While they were working on that I got everything ready for pizza and cut up A LOT of okra.  264 more words

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A Blast of the Past #65: Corn Fields - planting

This was the year I used roundup on the back half of the yard and planted it all in hills of corn. We got a fairly decent harvest that year. 170 more words


Could prairie farmers actually benefit from global warming?

BANFF, Alta. – An economist studying global food supply says farmers on the Canadian Prairies are “literally” the only agricultural winners on the planet as a result of global warming. 162 more words


2016 Recap: Farm Garden

Cornstalks on the ground, and Jasper tilling up the old pea patch for garlic.  That’s what it looks like on the farm this week.  The only things still standing are the late sunflowers and the pumpkins, which are slowly ripening. 561 more words


Potato and Corn Chowder

Honestly, I cannot believe that I completed the Mega Marathon in time. It was a challenging month with the moving in to the new house and settling down and blogging daily. 343 more words

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