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Nature’s Nutrients

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Growing things is such a complex interplay of nutrients, water, sunlight, wind, temperature, predatory insects, soil microbes, spacing, companion planting, beneficial insects, pollination, planting times, harvest times and who knows what else, that there is no way a scientist can … Continue reading

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Growing for Nutrition

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Okay, now let’s talk growing for nutrition. In addition to taste, the vegetables, fruits and proteins you grow yourself have more nutrition than anything you can buy, especially if you select the right varieties, feed your soil, take good care … Continue reading

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The Pantry

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No ranch wife worth her salt would try to get by without a pantry. Back in the day that was because she was filling the pantry (and the cellar and the attic and the smokehouse and the spring house) with … Continue reading

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