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Seed Saving For Home Gardeners

Seed Saving

Seeds are embryonic plants. They form an important part of the lifecycle of many species, and may be adapted to survive drought or other adverse conditions, to disperse on the wind or camouflage from birds on the ground. Some are designed to germinate only after rain, fire or after passing …

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Safely Fermenting Food At Home

Kombucha

Fermenting food at home is becoming an increasingly popular food trend, although home food fermentation has been practiced for centuries around the world as a key way to preserve food. However, as with any food preservation or preparation method, it is essential that it is done safely. Many different types …

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Home Composting

Home Compposting

Why Compost At Home? Composting at home is one of the most effective and environmentally friendly ways of dealing with your garden waste.  Home composting also produces a useful mulch, soil conditioner or potting mix. How to compost at home Home composting is easy once you get the balance right. What …

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Home Canning And Botulism

home canning and botulism

Home canning is an excellent way to preserve garden produce and share it with family and friends, but it can be risky—or even deadly—if not done correctly and safely. It’s summertime and time to harvest the delicious produce you’ve been growing. You may be thinking about home canning your garden …

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Safely Fermenting Food At Home

Fermenting Vegetables

Fermenting meals at house is changing into an more and more standard meals pattern, though dwelling meals fermentation has been practiced for hundreds of years world wide as a key method to protect meals. However, as with all meals preservation or preparation technique, it’s important that it’s completed safely. Many …

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Fermented Pickles