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"I'm not actually sure about these, since I bought them with the intent to be birdseed. Peas, definitely. I've heard of sunflowers used as supports for cucumbers and various vining squashes, that's why I figured I'd give it a…"
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"Sure! Do you want something on basic water kefir or just on flavoring it?"
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Jennifer commented on Jana Franzen's status
"What a gorgeous idea! What kinds of things are the sunflowers strong enough to support?"
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"Cool. Can you give us a quick primer on how you do it?"
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"Hello Alyce! I found Homegrown.org when your offer for Kefir grains appeared in a google search! I live in NM so I am not sure if they would make it here but I would LOVE to get some homegrown Kefir grains from you! Kim"
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"I am going to attempt living trellises this year. Definitely going to use lots of sunflowers."

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In this week's CSA Cookoff: How we got over our fear of pasta making and whipped up a—surprisingly easy—batch of homemade gnocchi. If we can do it, you can do it!

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