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Leggy Plants

My grandma could start her seeds in the house in the south window 6 to 8 weeks  before it was time to plant them.  I have been trying to ge…

Started by Laura Blum

10 yesterday
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Chickens: to order birds or eggs?

I've sent off for a catalog, though I will most likely order online. Thing is, I can't decide if it's better to order chicks, eggs, or pull…

Started by Jana Franzen

0 Apr 13

Gene Everlasting: Book Giveaway and Book Club

UPDATE 2/24/14: The giveaway is now closed, but you can still join the book club! Details here.  Calling all readers: HOMEGROWN is hostin…

Started by HOMEGROWN.org

4 Mar 11
Reply by Jennifer

Lookign for kefir grains in Cambridge

Hi everybody! I'm new in this community and also in Cambridge, and I'm looking for kefir grains.  In my country (Chile) I used to make kefi…

Started by Amanda Loyola

2 Mar 11
Reply by Amanda Loyola

Searching for local kefir grains

Hello everyone! First post here. My wife and I are planning on making our own kefir but are having a difficult time finding local starter g…

Started by Jeremiah Gray

1 Mar 11
Reply by Jennifer

Thoughts on electric chainsaws?

Please chime in. I have a Neuton cordless which is OK, good for saplings and I'm looking to get something a little beefier. I'm particular…

Started by CJ Verde

0 Feb 27

Homestead Survey

Thanks for taking a moment to read my post. I promise to be blunt and to the point. I'm currently working on a Master's in Liberal Studies…

Started by Tasha Raymond

1 Feb 24
Reply by Tasha Raymond

Does my mix sound ok? First time indoor SIP gardener

This will be my first try and I hope I have read and learned enough to put together a reasonably healty organic mix for my sub-irrigated in…

Started by Ray Payne

9 Feb 11
Reply by Anne Radcliffe

Composting with Bokashi - has anyone tried this?

What the heck? From Wikipedia: Bokashi is a method of intensive composting. It can use an aerobic or anaerobic inoculation to produce the c…

Started by Cornelia

5 Jan 29
Reply by tvanhorne

Wanted: Your Favorite Winter Recipes!

Hi, HOMEGROWN friends, My winter CSA starts this week, and I want to do my veggies justice. I need your help! What's the best winter-friend…

Started by Jennifer

0 Jan 28




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