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Thomas replied to Laura Blum's discussion 'Leggy Plants'
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Thomas replied to Laura Blum's discussion 'Leggy Plants'
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Erika H replied to Laura Blum's discussion 'Leggy Plants'
"That would make sense but she keeps the light only 3 inches from the plants."
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Thomas replied to Laura Blum's discussion 'Leggy Plants'
"I always keep my t5 lamps just above the plants, plants that get tall are reaching for light."
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Kirsten Madaus commented on Kirsten Madaus's blog post 'Creamy {Home Canned} Tomato Soup'
"Jennifer, Thank you! I do not have a pressure canner, and that's what you need to can tomato soup at home, according to the National Center for Home Food Preservation and the Ball Blue Book folks via PickYourOwn.org.   A boiling water…"
Jana Franzen commented on Jana Franzen's blog post 'ow ow ow... stupid weather'
"Lol, yeah! Today is very breezy of the cold variety. I'm kinda thinking there are gonna be limbs and sticks to pick up by the time it's done. Possibly some minor repairs as well."
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Janice replied to HOMEGROWN.org's discussion 'Cultured Butter 101 (AKA Fermented Butter; Bonus Recipe: Cultured Butter Cookies!)'
"I think this site is going to be bad for me.  :-)  And I wouldn't call myself a fermenter...more of a fermenter "wanta be" or, at best, an apprentice!  I have been making my own yogurt and yogurt cheese for a while now…"
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"Think beyond the roasting pan! HOMEGROWN members share five fresh ways to prepare lamb: http://j.mp/RoVz29"

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Do you know your neighbors? If not, do you wish you did? In her latest HOMEGROWN Life post, Pennsylvania homesteader and working mom Michelle says making the connection is easier than you think.

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The Stew: A Potluck Member Blog

Creamy {Home Canned} Tomato Soup

Posted by Kirsten Madaus on April 16, 2014 at 8:30am — 2 Comments

Live Below the Line 2014, garden progress

Posted by Jana Franzen on April 15, 2014 at 4:01pm

5 Lamb Recipes for Spring

Posted by HOMEGROWN.org on April 15, 2014 at 1:00pm

Roasted Asparagus and Chicken Jelly Noodles

Posted by Kirsten Madaus on April 14, 2014 at 4:30pm

Boners are awesome!

Posted by Jana Franzen on April 13, 2014 at 4:50pm — 2 Comments

Rustic Roasted CSA Carrots

Posted by Kirsten Madaus on April 12, 2014 at 8:41am — 1 Comment

More seeds!

Posted by Jana Franzen on April 11, 2014 at 9:12pm — 2 Comments

ow ow ow... stupid weather

Posted by Jana Franzen on April 11, 2014 at 9:00pm — 4 Comments

Easy Tips for a Healthy Compost Pile

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HOMEGROWN 101: Plant and Grow

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More: Anne on regrowing scallions from scraps, Going Rogue on asparagus
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HOMEGROWN 101: Cook and Preserve

The latest: Cynthia on how to make your own bone broth
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HOMEGROWN 101: Make and Craft

The latest: Andrea on turning old wine bottles into wind chimes
More: Joshua on building a multibin composter, Jessica on cold-process soap
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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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