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  • Vinton, IA
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Jennifer left a comment for Gordy
"Gordy: Yes, please! Dig in! And if you don't see something you think should be here, please add it. The site is very much the creation of its members, so it's only as good and rich as the stuff you share. So glad you're here!"
Oct 24, 2012
Jennifer left a comment for Gordy
"Hi, Gordy. Welcome to HOMEGROWN! My name is Jennifer, and I'm the flock tender here (site updater and tweaker, feeder and waterer of content). I’m so glad you found us—and I’m even gladder that you’re already such an…"
Oct 23, 2012
Gordy commented on Norwood Creech's group 'Ag Artists'
"Well I don't know if drawing flowers counts as Ag Art, but here is one of mine. "
Oct 19, 2012
Gordy replied to Gordy's discussion 'What do you have planted for the winter?' in the group Growing Indoors
"Heres some pics of my new plants.                                             The new sprouts   Japanese Wisteria Dwarf Key Lime…"
Oct 19, 2012
Gordy joined Norwood Creech's group
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Ag Artists

Visual Artists whose images reflect, come from, or are inspired by and/or in some way, relate to rural, agricultural, farm settings, processes, gardens, crops, livestock, scrap metal, drawing flowers, painting landscapes, etc and so on.See More
Oct 18, 2012
Gordy joined johna's group
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Urban Gardeners

Gardening in the city is where it is at! Small spaces, roof gardens, window boxes. Talk about your methods. Share your stories. Grow your knowledge.
Oct 18, 2012
Gordy joined Torry's group
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Resurrect the Barter!

Linking people together to trade farm goods. Variety is good!See More
Oct 18, 2012
Gordy joined Torry's group
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Hunting, Gathering and Foraging

Wild foods of all kinds....goods from the woods!
Oct 18, 2012
Gordy replied to Gordy's discussion 'What do you have planted for the winter?' in the group Growing Indoors
"I got the tree from Larry's Orchids & Tropicals through amazon.  http://www.amazon.com/gp/product/B0098MEAK2/ref=oh_details_o06_s00_i00 It's actually a dwarf tree, so it should be perfect for growing in an apartment.   The…"
Oct 18, 2012
Sarah K. replied to Gordy's discussion 'What do you have planted for the winter?' in the group Growing Indoors
"Curious where you ordered your key lime tree from? My tomato plant was grown in a container. Can I just move it indoors for the winter? Will it keep producing? Do I need to do anything special once it is inside?"
Oct 18, 2012
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Growing Indoors

For those of us without yards or those whos yards are frozen for the winter. Growing all kinds of things in containers.See More
Oct 18, 2012
Gordy added a discussion to the group Growing Indoors
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What do you have planted for the winter?

Well I have started my winter garden. I've got tomatoes, cucumbers, greenbeans, and wax beans. I also have some carrots and lettuce that needs to get started. And I just got my key lime tree in the mail yesterday. Can't wait for that to start producing.I've also been thinking about trying my hand and growing a grape vine in the house too. That should be fun.But I still have a ton to do. I got some fencing and I'm working on makin a trellace for the plants to climb instead of cages. And about a…See More
Oct 18, 2012
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Growing Indoors

For those of us without yards or those whos yards are frozen for the winter. Growing all kinds of things in containers.See More
Oct 18, 2012
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Winters coming and I'm getting the garden going.

Well I have started my winter garden. I've got tomatoes, cucumbers, greenbeans, and wax beans. I also have some carrots and lettuce that needs to get started. And I just got my key lime tree in the mail yesterday. Can't wait for that to start producing.I've also been thinking about trying my hand and growing a grape vine in the house too. That should be fun.But I still have a ton to do. I got some fencing and I'm working on makin a trellace for the plants to climb instead of cages. And about a…See More
Oct 18, 2012
Gordy is now a member of HOMEGROWN
Oct 17, 2012

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What kind of HOMEGROWN are you?
Dirt Under My Fingernails City Slicker, Fill in the Blank
Fill in the blank:
Indoor Grower
A bit about me:
Living in a small apt in Iowa. Just started trying to do some indoor gardening.
Latest greatest meal cooked at home:
Lemon Oregano Chicken with asparagus and wild rice.
Currently reading:
A bunch of stuff
Currently listening to:
Bob Dylan
My latest DIY project:
Tomato trellises.
How did you find HOMEGROWN.org?
google
Web site I recommend:
http://homegrown.org

Gordy's Blog

Winters coming and I'm getting the garden going.

Well I have started my winter garden. I've got tomatoes, cucumbers, greenbeans, and wax beans. I also have some carrots and lettuce that needs to get started. And I just got my key lime tree in the mail yesterday. Can't wait for that to start producing.

I've also been thinking about trying my hand and growing a grape vine in the house too. That should be fun.

But I still have a ton to do. I got some fencing and I'm working on makin a trellace for the plants to climb instead of…

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Posted on October 18, 2012 at 9:06am

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At 11:36am on October 23, 2012, Jennifer said…

Hi, Gordy. Welcome to HOMEGROWN! My name is Jennifer, and I'm the flock tender here (site updater and tweaker, feeder and waterer of content). I’m so glad you found us—and I’m even gladder that you’re already such an awesome, engaged member of the community. Growing Indoors: So timely and just genius! It seems like you're finding your way around just fine, but you can always find the latest additions to the site at the top of the homepage, and if you’ve ever got questions, please don't hesitate to leave a comment on my profile page or shoot me a message. I hope you feel right at home!

At 9:13am on October 24, 2012, Jennifer said…

Gordy: Yes, please! Dig in! And if you don't see something you think should be here, please add it. The site is very much the creation of its members, so it's only as good and rich as the stuff you share. So glad you're here!

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