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Growing Beets

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Beets and other root crops are kind of like Rodney Dangerfield – they don’t get no respect. Which is too bad, because they’re easy to grow, resistant to most insect pests and diseases, and taste good. Beets appeared on Roman … Continue reading

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Garden Pea Recipes

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The Easiest Pea Recipe Shell regular peas; string edible podded or snow peas and trim ends. Cook in boiling salted water until tender – about five minutes. Dollop with lots of butter and salt. Endive and Snap Pea Salad 3 … Continue reading

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Garden Peas

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Remember singing the old nursery rhyme about pease porridge? It’s a traditional English dish made with split dried yellow peas, cooked with water, salt, spices and bacon. You can also substitute ham hocks or a ham bone. In the days … Continue reading

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