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Burlap Placemats

While on our visit to Growing Power in Milwaukee, Wisconsin back in December, we were told that burlap bags worked great as covers for compost bins.  Our tour guide told us that they obtained all of their burlap bags from … Continue reading

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2012 Seed Starting Day

Ever since we started our garden three summers ago, the third weekend in February marked our “Seed Starting Day” for the year’s garden.  This past Saturday marked this occasion and a wonderful day was had by all.  As I said … Continue reading

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“But what’s the point?”

        “I do other things, some of which are really quite extraordinary,” the Earthworm said, brightening.      “Such as what?” asked James.      “Well,” the Earthworm said, “Next time you stand in a field or in a garden and … Continue reading

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