A Salute to Food Heritage in France
France puts a premium on preserving its food heritage. Here's one example of that country's many food heritage sites, this one in Brittany.
Pack More Yield into your Soybeans
A common assumption is that indeterminate soybeans are done creating yield by the R6 reproductive growth stage. Most of the time, that’s simply not the case.
AgWeb Radio: Closing Commentary 7-28-14
Nate Smith of The Gulke Group says beans have been oversold and good export sales have caused prices to recover a bit. Really there is no big news item until the August 12 report. Corn is responding to lower cattle on feed numbers.
Phil's Dancing Carrots
If you are challenged by growing carrots, you might consider transplanting them and growing some dancing carrots.
Seed Cleaning Screens
Cleaning the chaff from the seeds you want to save can be done with screens of different sizes. There are options for all budgets, including using the strainers and colanders you already have in your kitchen.
Potato Independence: Finding Potato Varieties that Work
Maybe it is my Irish roots, maybe my working class dinner background of meat, potatoes, and frozen veggies, or maybe it is just the gorgeous variety of shapes and colors that emerge from the ground like buried treasure in early August, but I love growing our own potatoes.