I (stupidly) forgot to take any photographs of my rye winter cover crop before Jon tilled my garden for spring planting, but it was impressive. Supposedly, the density of the cover crop will have choked out much of the weeds that have plagued my garden and my sanity for the last two years. 582 more words
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War, pestilence, even climate change, are trifles by comparison.
Destroy the soil and we all starve. – George Monbiot.
This is the International Year of Soils. 275 more words
I may have been a little over enthusiastic in sowing the seeds for my cabbage patch. I have over 60 little plants. Cabbage is great for saurkraut, of course, and if you make your own you can add all sort of good things to it…carrots, kale, onions..even oranges. 215 more words