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Dyan Redick commented on Erika S. Haines's status
"Pee on it! LOL. Seriously, there are a lot of articles on the acidity of soil for citrus trees. Using a vinegar solution, or something else to get the Ph to where it needs to be might do the trick. Urine is one source, many others. Some folks…"
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Pam Joseph commented on Pam Joseph's blog post 'Progressing towards an edible balcony'
"Sorry there's been such a delay since I posted. Life got away from me a little bit. I haven't tried the brahmi yet, but it's supposed to be good as a tea to help with memory. I'll let you know how it goes...if I remember.…"
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Jennifer replied to HOMEGROWN.org's discussion 'Soft Pretzels 101'
"Bill: These turned out really well. The only trick was that the dough isn't the most pliable ever, so rolling out each "snake" took a little time—and a little elbow grease. Yep, the dough rises for 30 minutes, but then it sits a…"
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Bill Graney replied to HOMEGROWN.org's discussion 'Soft Pretzels 101'
"I made Oktoberfest pretzels a couple of weeks ago but they didn't look as nice as yours.  I'll try your King Arthur method next time. "
Janet Buechler replied to HOMEGROWN.org's discussion 'Homemade Mustard 101'
"I didn't realize making mustard was this easy.  I cannot wait to try this.  Does the mustard powder make it spicy hot? "
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Hold up, Halloween! We're not done toasting Oktoberfest yet! Try making your own pretzels and mustard with new HOMEGROWN 101s.

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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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