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OOdles of Beans


Last year the String Beans didn’t come up very well. I pickled some of them. I liked the pickles so much that I decided I would not be short-handed in 2012! I planted a whole 45′ row this spring. The odd one didn’t come up again, but I have been blessed with an abundance this […]

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Chicks love greens.


I spend a half hour every day picking alfalfa, clover and dandelions for the chicks. I’m wearing out my kitchen blender to chop it up.   They are now eating two full gallon pails of chopped greens per day along with 1 1/2 gallons of bagged feed. So their main diet right now is natural. […]

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The Long Awaited Day


The leaves are out. There should be a happy dance for this. It makes me feel like a kid again. My peas got planted yesterday finally. I could have put them in earlier but was a tad busy. I soaked them for a day before hand and watered the trenches to give them the best […]

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