Celebrate the culture of agriculture & share skills (Growing! Cooking! Eating!)

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What kind of HOMEGROWN are you?
Dirt Under My Fingernails City Slicker
A bit about me:
container gardener, traveler, vegetarian, Pacific Northwest, Portlander
Latest greatest meal cooked at home:
Broccoli Stromboli
Currently reading:
The Alchemist
My latest DIY project:
building container garden boxes!
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We Dig It

I've been sharecropping for several weeks now, and although I tried to steer us closer to veggies that were suitable for children to grow, we ended up with 3 container gardens full of veggies and herbs. Hot damn, I'm practically a farmer! Here's the soybean with another guest post.


The plants and seeds… Continue

Posted on June 1, 2009 at 11:03pm

How To: Build a Container Garden

container-garden-box Oh, contain yourself! My garden plan for this year consists of three 4x4' raised bed containers, which means I needed to build two more boxes. Here's my simple "how to" for building raised garden beds.

Supply List (for each 4x4' box) 2x6 boards* - 40 feet total (if you have to load them in your car you'll want five 8-foot pieces, or you could cut…

Posted on May 27, 2009 at 6:25pm — 3 Comments

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At 11:20am on May 28, 2009, Cornelia said…
Welcome to HOMEGROWN. Great blog! Keep posting and we'll keep reading :)

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