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Heat Sinks

It is rather extraordinary how a simple thing like hot stone can make the difference... (more)

Laura Marie Neubert
November 26, 2020
6 Crops You Might be Surprised Aren’t Native to the US

Winter squash, corn and climbing beans are well-known as native crops to North America. Indigenous... (more)

Lindsay Campbell
November 23, 2020
The Seed Saving Descendants

You can’t grow a garden without seeds.  Long before the regenerative agriculture movement started preaching... (more)

Lindsay Campbell
November 15, 2020
In Situ Worm Composting

I first learned about ‘in situ’ worm communities several years ago in fruit orchards. Farmers... (more)

Laura Marie Neubert
November 13, 2020
Kitchen Garden Consultants

Nicole Burke has believed in the power of growing your own food long before it... (more)

Lindsay Campbell
November 8, 2020
The beautiful dirt on soil

Once I fully understood that soil is an entire complex kingdom all of its own,... (more)

Laura Marie Neubert
November 6, 2020
How Growing Giant Vegetables Became a Pandemic Pastime

In recent months, Sam Polly’s front yard in Humboldt County, California has been a food... (more)

Lindsay Campbell
November 1, 2020
Tiny Orchards & Potted Fruit Trees

It is truly AMAZING how much fruit diminutive (a.k.a. dwarf, tiny) trees can produce in... (more)

Laura Marie Neubert
October 30, 2020
The Seed Saver’s Predicament

Over the years, Will Bonsall’s seed saving operation has been in flux. At one point,... (more)

Alex Robinson
October 27, 2020