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Growing Peas 101

Peas for gardens of any size! We’ve got a couple of folks to thank for this 101 on growing peas. Up first: HOMEGROWN member and Pennsylvani…

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0 Mar 23, 2012

Composting 101

Curious about composting but not sure where to begin? Don't fret! Consider HOMEGROWN member Cornelia's early composting roots: "I have bee…

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0 Mar 8, 2012

Espaliering A Fruit Tree 101

Mallory Gwynn shows how to espalier a fruit tree. This dude's enthusiasm is awesome, and his instruction is straight-ahead rad. See als…

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0 Mar 6, 2012

Finding Morel Mushrooms 101

The anecdote and tips below on finding morel mushrooms come from HOMEGROWN member Rick, an army vet turned Kansas horse rancher. Thanks, Ri…

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0 Feb 27, 2012

Garden Planning 101

Many thanks to HOMEGROWN member Stacey, and to everyone who contributed their 2 cents to this 101, for your thoughtful advice on garden pla…

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7 Feb 25, 2012
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Growing Microgreens 101

The following 101, on growing microgreens, comes from Kathryn Donovan of High Mowing Organic Seeds, a HOMEGROWN member in excellent standin…

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0 Feb 23, 2012

Growing Sprouts 101

Edible sprouts are nuggets of nutrient gold! These guys come packed with proteins, digestible energy, amino acids, enzymes, vitamins, miner…

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1 Jan 4, 2012
Reply by Carol J. Alexander

Growing Collards 101

From HOMEGROWNer Andrew Odom: To borrow a line(s) from Midnight Oil, "The time has come / A fact's a fact / It belongs to them/ Let's giv…

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2 Nov 16, 2011
Reply by Ellen Peavey

Cover Crops 101

Thanks to HOMEGROWNer Lauren for providing us with this informative HOMEGROWN 101 on cover crops!      Cover crops are grown between planti…

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1 Nov 9, 2011
Reply by Omega Farms

Hoop Houses 101

Looking to extend the life of your beds into the fall and winter? Hoping to grow produce year round, or protect your plantings from some of…

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1 Oct 6, 2011
Reply by Carol Chiveral




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