Monthly Archives: January 2014

Anachronistic


Anachronistic As I glean the pages of the news these days it is hard to keep up my spirits. I’m sure I’m not alone in this as so many aspects of life, society, and the Faith have changed since our … Continue reading

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Hunny-Bunny Happenin’s January 2014


Hunny-Bunny Happenin’s January, 2014 While things do tend to slow down in this the dormant season of winter there still are things to do in anticipation of summer harvests and also a summer of good and happy fellowship with our … Continue reading

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Dormant Season Fruit Tree Pruning


Dormant Season Fruit Tree Pruning Winter is the best season for doing necessary pruning of fruit trees for optimum production and good quality fruit. This not only will improve yield but also is proper management to limit or even eliminate … Continue reading

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Transplanting Times


Transplanting Times Starting plants indoors, whether in the house or in a greenhouse, gives you a jump on the upcoming garden season. Generally speaking unless you have a south-southwesterly facing window, starting indoors in your house is an “iffy” situation … Continue reading

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Time Capsule


Time Capsule I recently came across a YouTube video of an older gentleman who had buried a five gallon bucket in the yard of the house his parents owned, at the time, over 37 years ago. Now, in 2013, the … Continue reading

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…Hotter than a Pepper Sprout


Cabin Fever is a’Settin’ in; and Its Hotter than a Pepper Sprout The relatively mild temps of the last few days combined with all those slick and glossy seed catalogs are fannin’ the flames of Cabin Fever. I’m sure I’m … Continue reading

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European Commission to Ban Heirloom Seeds and Criminalize Plants & Seeds Not Registered With Government


European Commission to Ban Heirloom Seeds and Criminalize Plants & Seeds Not Registered With Government It is popular today to pride ourselves on the level of personal liberty and individual freedom that we have achieved. However, in the age of … Continue reading

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