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Germinating Older Seeds

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Whether you save your own or buy them, as a gardener, you’re going to have to deal with older-than-ideal seeds. Some seeds are notoriously hard to germinate anyway, but put a year or two on them and notorious can seem … Continue reading

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Water, Water (Is Not) Everywhere

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    The title might seem a bit odd in the midst of headlines about record rains and floods, and if you live somewhere like Oklahoma or Texas right now, you could be forgiven for thinking I’ve lost my marbles. … Continue reading

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New Gardening System Trial

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I recently ran across an article on Paul and Elizabeth Kaiser, who have an eight-acre farm outside of Sebastopol, California. The Kaisers are proponents of a farming method that uses no tillage. They also maintain hedgerows around their gardens to … Continue reading

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