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Simple biochar kilns are easy to make to create biochar from wood/ timber by means of pyrolysis.  Once you have the biochar, crush and soak for 10-days in a mix of water, cow manure, and some good soil with microbial activity.  This process will…See More
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Jacob Tenney commented on Sophia D. Hope's blog post 'What could you actually make with Microgreens?'
"Do you use microgreens weekly? What has been benefits you yourself have noticed and enjoyed? I am interested in getting my own system of microgreens growing."
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Jacob Tenney commented on Jane Daniels's blog post 'Which is best, a vertical or horizontal compost tumbler?'
"Thanks for the post. I am using (in the process of building) a compost bin. I contemplated tumblers but decided to go with a bin first. I'm curious to see how much actual manual tumbling I'll have to do. It's my first compost bin,…"
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Type of allium

Can anyone here help identify this type of allium? I haven't been able to determine if its wild garlic, chive, leek or onion. The odd shape and curly appearance has thrown me and I think it might be a walking onion but not sure.
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HOMEGROWN 101: Plant and Grow

In season: Why wing it? Get organized with the Garden Planning 101
More: Tips on transplanting and raising ducks
See all: Plant and Grow 101s, including how to grow various veggies

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HOMEGROWN 101: Cook and Preserve

In season: Spice it up! Make your own harissa
More: Jennifer on homemade bitters, tips on choosing a CSA
See all: Find more recipes and kitchen techniques in Cook and Preserve 101s

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HOMEGROWN 101: Make and Craft

In season: Assemble your own Mason jar bird feeder
More: Try Toni’s homemade body scrub and Charlyn’s beeswax candles
See all: Get crafty! Find oodles more Make and Craft 101s

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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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