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Rhubarb ~ An Old-time Favorite

Rhubarb ~ An Old-time Favorite

Rhubarb is one of those vegetables people have strong opinions about. Vegetable? That’s right, though a popular pie filling in 18th century Europe, rhubarb belongs to the polygonaceae species, commonly known as the buckwheat or knotweed family and is considered a...

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Music Garlic

Music Garlic

Three generations of family busy planting hard neck Music garlic that create a deer deterrent edge to the garden area. Just what is Music garlic? It's a hardneck garlic with tons more flavor than the softneck variety found in grocery stores. The cloves are large and...

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Installing a Kitchen Garden

Installing a Kitchen Garden

This is the beginning of an 8′ tall “kitchen garden” designed to discourage deer from snacking on things that look appetizing.

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A Pest or a Helper?

A Pest or a Helper?

Part of our “Organic System Plan” required us to identify “pests.” Here you see someone who does not identify with that title but rather views himself as a “helper” during harvest time.

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