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Growing My Groceries’ Groceries

I want to eat wholesome food. I think anyone who wants it ought to be able to eat wholesome food, but cost is a barrier for too many people. Like me. I wanted to eat the kind of food I could not afford to buy, so I started to grow my own. Sustainable gardening was […]

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Kids in Winter

I’m driving a gallon of milk to my snow-bound neighbor. I can’t believe I just spent five dollars on a gallon of milk, but she needs it, so I’m in 4-wheel drive powering my way through eight inches of snow that don’t often collect here in our zone 6/7 village. “Hey!” She yells from her […]

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City Girl Tastes Goat Milk!

This is an entry in this month’s contest “What Inspired You To Start Growing Your Own Food?”.  Be sure to rate this article! I hope this qualifies as “growing” your own food! I moved to the country about 13 yrs ago, at the age of 44. What a shock for a city girl! I immediately got […]

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(video) How To Grow Food In Small Dark Places; Indoor Fodder System

I’ve had questions from subscribers living up in Canada asking me how can they grow their own groceries living with low sunlight and small indoor spaces.  What options are there for small scale urban farming?  Well here is one part of that solution.  Sherri Willis of www.half-pinthomestead.com has developed a system for growing microgreens to […]

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