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Can Organic Feed the World?

April 27, 2012


I haven’t had much time to blog lately, but I wanted to share part three of this series of articles with you.  (Here’s part 1 and part 2 in case you’re just dropping in now.) Feeding the world is a hot button issue.  Politicians talk about it, activists talk about it, and big agri-businesses talk […]

They’re Multiplying!

April 16, 2012


Some of you may have been around last year when Accomplice 1,  Accomplice 2a, and I first put in our pool gardens.  (If you missed it check them out here.)  I went out to work on my pool on Thursday.  I was excited to find that a good number of earth worms have worked their […]

Pretty Little Carrots, All in a Row

April 11, 2012


On Sunday I planted carrots.  First I divided the bed in two with a small fence, as the other half will eventually be planted in melons.  I had left my measuring tape in another coat, but luckily I had two 4 foot poles in the car and was able to estimate the row spacing fairly […]

The Great Outdoors

April 7, 2012


This week Thursday I did my first bit of outdoor planting.  I don’t trust March to stay warm, but spinach needs cold weather to germinate, so I decided to give it a try.  Have you planted anything outdoors yet?