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"Woohoo! Announcing the HOMEGROWN Skills Tent schedule for Farm Aid 2014: http://j.mp/1w2RI9l! Seed saving, flower crown making & more!"
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Newbies - Just starting out

A place for those of us who are just dipping our toes into Homegrown living. Maybe we're looking to change how we buy our food, what we buy...Maybe we've started our first garden and have questions. If you're green, this is the place for you!
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Brookhaven Garden

First attempt at a veggie garden
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Ellen Peavey commented on Diana White's photo

North Bales Cucumbers and Squash (and tomatoes in middle)

" Diana that is really great like the straw bale garden, I built a straw bale compost area a couple of years age. It is just now falling in I have wood around it now and have really built up the compost area. This might be one way for me to grow…"
Diane Fallon commented on Jenni's blog post 'Drying basil in the microwave'
"I have changed my mind. That is allowed isn't it? Seriously,  I used the basil that I had dried in the microwave and it was quite tasty. Some of the oils may have gone into the paper towels during microwaving but not all of it. One thing I…"
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CSA Cookoff: Mussels with Lemongrass, Ginger, and Beer

CSA COOKOFF: WHAT CAME IN LAST WEEK’S FARM SHARE & HOW WE USED ITHearty thanks to World Peas, the food hub that feeds me and hundreds of other New Englanders…
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tvanhorne replied to HOMEGROWN.org's discussion 'Koji Rice 101'
"Joe, sounds great. I run my brown rice through a mill under the lowest setting--just enough to scratch the germ and produce a bit of dust, without removing the germ. There is no actual setting on the mill for that, so I have to monitor the output…"

Daily Bite

Fall, schmall. Fight end-of-summer blues with Amanda's recipe for chocolate-hazelnut spread (aka homemade Nutella)! Mega easy, mega delicious, and a great treat for kids of all ages. 

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HOMEGROWN 101: Plant and Grow

The latest: Diana shares everything you need to know about growing hops
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HOMEGROWN 101: Cook and Preserve

The latest: Jennifer on making gnocchi from scratch
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Calling all HOMEGROWN types: Got a question? Ask it here! Want to share what you know? Discuss it here! Consider this forum your community garden, where you can learn from and help each other. Hooray, teamwork!

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