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Garden planning with 2016 in mind (starting over)

I’m getting in the gardening mode again, and it’s exciting!

In 2011 and 2012 I had a grand plan for utilizing my backyard for growing fruits and vegetables.   498 more words

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My slightly passive watering system in use on trees and blueberries

Note: I meant to publish my solar wax melter design today.  However the pop up thunderstorms prevented the completion of a batch of wax!

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Garden to Table: Best Ever Baba Ghanoush

In response to The Daily Post’s weekly photo challenge: “Connected.”

Beckie connects garden to table with her excellent Baba ghanoush.

2 medium eggplants
1/2 t. Salt…

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Back in 2010 : success stories of organic family gardening

Photo credit WVC P1000601 – 2007-01

Family garden in a refugee camp in S.W. Algeria

An invitation to 5 billion non-hungry people on earth

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August Garden Update… It’s a Jungle!

Well… as you can see, between the heavy rains and the business of summer my garden kinda got out of control.
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Good Critters

Sometimes we think of all bugs, birds, and bees as pests, regardless of whether they’re actually doing anything detrimental to our gardens or to us. But they’re not actually all bad, and some are downright good to attract to your home through creating a habitat and using careful organic pest control. 1,157 more words

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Save Your Seeds!

Experiment on seed saving, and the results have been outstanding. 

Kissinger: “Control oil and you control nations; control food and you control the people.”

I found there is a much bigger world out there on saving seeds, so I started to research what seeds are safe to save.

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