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Biodegradable versus Compostable bags?

Biodegradable versus Compostable bags?

Why we choose compostable bags and what we learned in the process. So why worry about what bags are made out of? Well if you live in California they have already been banned. 99 percent of all plastics are made from fossil fuels, all requiring massive amounts of energy to produce, in addition to the…

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By [email protected], November 13, 2019
Season Extension Part 3

Season Extension Part 3

Its hard to believe that this update is now more than four months after we started this project, thinking it would take us two months to complete. There are lots of reasons, but the biggest being rain. I’m not sure what exactly our totals are here but we’ve been getting rain what seems like non-stop…

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By [email protected], March 21, 2019
Season Extension Part 2

Season Extension Part 2

In our last post, we just purchased the hoops for our high tunnel and got them home.  After getting the main hoops home we started to get a list of all the other pieces we needed to complete the project. Before we started purchasing the other pieces needed we had to address grading the area…

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By [email protected], February 25, 2019
Season Extension Part 1

Season Extension Part 1

Over the years our vegetable production has grown, with it some lessons and hardships along the way. The image above shows the Spring 2018 garden, a 24’x32′ space. We’ve learned so much about growing here on our property with this garden. Early frosts, heat waves, too much rain, drought,… we have to be prepared (ode…

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By [email protected], February 7, 2019

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