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Download Book for free here.

I posted this last week, but some of you didn’t figure out that the book downloads for free. Even though supporting this wonderful author by buying the book is fantastic. All of Gene Logsdon’s books are really informative and helpful. … Continue reading

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Agricultural community

I stumbled across this book many years ago. It got me so excited, I ran out and bought ten more copies and gave them all away. Then I bought a few more a few years later and gave them away … Continue reading

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Apple Pie

I can’t make an apple pie without thinking of my brother. He decided one year to master an apple pie. This was also the year he stayed home to try to win Dialing for Dollars . Some of you will … Continue reading

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Climbing trees

When I was twenty I visited a garden and saw an older woman up in a large tree pruning. I vowed at that point to climb trees in my forties. Now that I’m mid- fifties, climbing bigger trees doesn’t feel … Continue reading

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Small Farming best solution to climate change

I like the part in this article that likens buying food shipped from around the world, to getting a delivery at home from a energy efficient Hummer, air conditioning on full blast and all the windows rolled down. http://ukiahcommunityblog.wordpress.com/2009/08/09/the-single-most-important-way-we-can-save-our-planet-from-climate-change/

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Great article about Muscovy ducks

http://milkwood.net/2014/01/14/muscovy-ducks-a-great-homesteading-breed/#more-17647

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Pizza Night Wednesday January 15 – 6 o’ clock

Come to the farm for pizza night. We have a farmer who is experienced at cooking pizzas in a wood fired oven here, so we are doing it ! Another week of it. Come if you like, bring toppings and … Continue reading

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