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On the subject of organics...

We grow good, healthy, organic food. And, have been doing so for the past six years.

FLASHBACK...After we decided that we wanted to grow food that would be for sale at our farm gate, or at local food distributors, we were faced with the question of growing strictly “organic”, or not. 515 more words

Cabbage Patch, Calendula & Diamataceous Earth

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


Back to Eden

Well I finally got both of my BTE garden plots established for the year. My vegetable plot is new so I will have to compost it this year to add the nutrients for the plants until the mulch begins to breakdown. 502 more words


What is landscaping? - ArtyPlantz

I love this essay; I love the underlying thought and philosophy it is base on.  What is landscaping? – ArtyPlantz.

Looking out my kitchen window at my back yard, I have never thought of what’s… 284 more words

Organic Gardening

Beginning your Backyard Garden

I am asked often how do I get started? How do I begin my garden? I always say it’s really easy. I think the idea of growing food can be intimidating to some, but if I can do it anybody can do it. 548 more words

Backyard Gardener

Thank You, Elpidio!

Well, the day has come.  My Jung order has arrived!  Ok, part of it has arrived.  My Redgold potatoes came in the mail today.  Carefully packed by Elpidio!   44 more words


In the Garden

It’s planting time!  I have been looking forward to this for such a long time.  Every time I worked in my old tiny raised gardens.  Every time I went to the grocery store to buy expensive, organic produce.   285 more words