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Blue Beans?! (Thursday 19th October 2017)

Allotment life certainly throws up some surprises.  Good ones, I mean.  And at the most opportune times, turning disappointment into satisfaction and adding an extra edge to the adventure.  366 more words

Peas, Beans, Corn, Legumes And Grains

Full of (very tough) beans!

So, it turns out that if you wander off on holiday for the best part of 3 weeks in September, your runner beans get very, very stringy & tough. 582 more words

Homemade Food

Homestead Hustle:  Saving Seed Helps Reduce Costs

Here’s my latest addition to Homestead Hustle with Mother Earth News! The initial investment of purchasing seed for your produce stand garden can be hefty. Learn how to reduce that cost and multiply your initial investment by saving seed! 43 more words

Farm Living

Forthcoming Fact Sheet To Cover Legal Issues With Saving Cover Crop Seed For Replanting

I’m taking a break from legal issues to highlight forthcoming articles that might interest some of you.  I’ve gotten the opportunity to work with Dale Morris, Turfgrass and Seed, Program Manager with Maryland Department of Agriculture, and Dr. 170 more words

the seed underground

We wanted to point you in the direction of activist, author, and poet Janisse Ray’s new book The Seed Underground. Ray’s most recent work focuses on perhaps one of the more overlooked and important aspects of food security, the seed. 135 more words