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Guide to Homemade Eco-friendly Holi Color Powder for Kids

Holi – the celebration of colors – fills for all intents and purposes everyone with energy and power. Rather than various celebrations, Holi is one occasion where the clothes, planning enhancements, makeup and marks don't make a distinction by any…See More
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Our family has started the canning season with fresh strawberry jam. After we sanitized the jars we are left with a filmy glass. Does anyone have any suggestions. We are using filtered water to boil and clean them. I read vinager, but my wife is…See More
Jun 18
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Strawberry picking

Fields are filled with these wonderful red gems, going to make lots and lots of jam to give to the family during the holidays,
Jun 18
Katie Smith replied to HOMEGROWN.org's discussion 'Raising Rabbits 101'
"Great article. The one area that you did not cover enought was nutrition. Several years ago a friend told me about an all natural nutritional supplement that he had been using for several years. His rabbits were healthier, less stressed and, more…"
Jun 18
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Avia Charge-2000 and Immuno Charge

I have been using Avia Charge-2000 and Immuno Charge with great success on my poultry, waterfowl, and other species of animals.. When I went to reorder from Murray McMurray, I found that they no longer carried these products. I did some checking and…See More
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Quick and Painless Pickles

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HOMEGROWN 101: Plant and Grow

In season: Why wing it? Get organized with the Garden Planning 101
More: Tips on transplanting and raising ducks
See all: Plant and Grow 101s, including how to grow various veggies

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HOMEGROWN 101: Cook and Preserve

In season: Spice it up! Make your own harissa
More: Jennifer on homemade bitters, tips on choosing a CSA
See all: Find more recipes and kitchen techniques in Cook and Preserve 101s

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HOMEGROWN 101: Make and Craft

In season: Assemble your own Mason jar bird feeder
More: Try Toni’s homemade body scrub and Charlyn’s beeswax candles
See all: Get crafty! Find oodles more Make and Craft 101s

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