Category Archives: Blogs

To Buy or Not To Buy, That is the Question (Dal Fry)

Each year between September and January the question of “what to grow” must be asked and answered by growers everywhere.  This is the time of year when seeds are carefully saved, seed catalogs are perused and garden plans begin to … Continue reading

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Temperate Permaculture

Every revisit to the documentary The Fruit Hunters sends me researching what fruit and nut trees are adapted to my hardiness zone to plan my future orchard.  This exercise always begins with a self-reminder that the majority of exotic fruit … Continue reading

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Spicy Find

Handy and pretty spice charts

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New Find

I discovered a real gem this weekend – a blog called with great companion videos under the name Grow.Cook.Eat.  Willi Galloway and her husband Jon are urban gardeners in Seattle at their “little urban homestead” where they grow and cook … Continue reading

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