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What's Growing on in your garden?

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What are you growing out this year? To till or not to till, hybrids or old fashioned heirloom goodness. Mulch? We don't need no stinking mulch

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1,123 23,248 How's your weather . . . 2019
by reed
Apr 23, 2019 4:28:11 GMT -5
No New Posts Backyard, Container, and small holdings Gardening

Got a small garden? Container gardens? Do you grow bio-intensive to save space and expand your fresh food offerings? This is the place for you my friends.

92 2,066 Re-using junk!
by steev
Mar 15, 2019 18:54:19 GMT -5
No New Posts Solanaceae (tomatoes, Pepers, Eggplants, ect) - 1 Viewing

Love those beautiful globes of homegrown goodness. We like 'em Strange here. From Red to black, white to green, and all the colors in between. Tell us what you love.

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856 12,189 Potatoes 2019
by RpR
Apr 15, 2019 23:18:41 GMT -5
No New Posts Cucurbitaceae (cucumbers, squash, melons, ext.)

Got suggestions. Questions. Tell us about your favorite varieties, your experiences with them and more!

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526 7,713 Lagenaria: Bottle Gourds
by mskrieger
Dec 14, 2018 16:30:18 GMT -5
No New Posts Poaceae Sweet Corn and Maize, Teosinte, Grains and the grass family - 2 Viewing

Talk about heirloom and open pollinated grasses and grains here!

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580 8,724 Gaspe flint nitrogen rate
by nkline
Mar 28, 2019 19:06:51 GMT -5
No New Posts Apiaceae and Brassicaceae - 1 Viewing

cabbage, carrotts, celary, parsnips and more!

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270 3,986 Perennial kale grex from Green world nursery
by rowan
Mar 19, 2019 16:33:00 GMT -5
No New Posts Fabaceae - 1 Viewing

Discusions regarding beans, peas, and others.

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360 6,633 Red podded pea project
by keen101 (Biolumo / Andrew B.)
Apr 20, 2019 12:23:30 GMT -5
No New Posts Alliaceae

The onion, leek, and garlic family!

177 4,040 True Garlic Seed
by whwoz
Apr 24, 2019 8:44:25 GMT -5
No New Posts Other vegetables and flowers including exotics

Discuss all others here

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565 7,171 Sweet Potato Breeding Project
by whwoz
Apr 24, 2019 7:05:32 GMT -5
No New Posts Soil Building, Composting, Vermiculture. - 1 Viewing

Come and discuss your means and methods for developing soil, potting mixes, and other forms of fertility.

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121 2,096 H├╝gelkultur
by keen101 (Biolumo / Andrew B.)
Dec 26, 2018 9:37:01 GMT -5
No New Posts The Orchard - 1 Viewing

Got an apple tree? A couple grapes? Five hundred peach trees? Tell us abou them.

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365 4,759 fruit tree bloom times--tell us about yours!
by steev
Apr 23, 2019 19:14:36 GMT -5
No New Posts Growing for market

Do you grow for your local markets. If so this is a place for you to share your methods with other market gardeners and customers.

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81 995 Microgreens
by steev
Nov 29, 2017 6:46:19 GMT -5
No New Posts Alternative Agriculture Practices

Here you can discuss plasticulture, aquaculture, bee keeping, and mushroom cultivation.

190 2,698 permiculture esque ideas using trees
by oldhack
Apr 25, 2019 6:06:45 GMT -5
No New Posts Homesteading

Talk about your homesteading projects here. Animals, hunting, building, recipies and anything else homested related.

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421 7,586 Mead Making Question
by blueadzuki
Mar 2, 2019 18:15:56 GMT -5
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by steev
Apr 22, 2019 23:00:54 GMT -5

The Sum Of All Homegrown Knowledge

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Here you can read member articles regarding ongoing experiments in agriculture.

69 679 Evolutionary Plant Breeding
by keen101 (Biolumo / Andrew B.)
Jun 12, 2018 17:51:13 GMT -5
No New Posts Seed Saving Tutorials

Here we will post our seed saving and cleaning and production methods.

42 491 geneticist Dr Melaku Worede work
by keen101 (Biolumo / Andrew B.)
Jul 29, 2018 19:51:58 GMT -5
No New Posts Breeding Projects

Here members may discuss their own attempts at plant improvement as well as community wide attempts at developing new varieties.

164 3,698 Cold-hardy citrus?
by walt
Apr 22, 2019 18:56:16 GMT -5
No New Posts Plant Variety Reviews and Stats

Best Selection Criteria for seed based on your environmental factors. Also includes seed development. Include the name of the variety and type in your post, seed source, as well as cullinary uses and cultural practices.

78 556 Zapalote Chico
by reed
Sept 22, 2018 5:41:17 GMT -5
No New Posts Glossary

Definition and explanation of often used terms.

17 47 Format Problems on HG
by zeedman
Nov 15, 2016 22:07:44 GMT -5

Seeds, plants, and more

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No New Posts Seeds for Trade and Sale

Got some extra seed from that exceedingly rare specimen? You want to share? Trade? Livestock, Soil Amendments, Hatching Eggs and more! Check it out.

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536 5,369 Some American seeds wanted
by mskrieger
Apr 4, 2019 13:19:32 GMT -5
No New Posts The Gardeners Information, seed and supply sourcebook!

Post your links and reviews to seed, plant, info and supply sources here!

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187 992 Able to import seed from Scotland to US?
by philagardener
Nov 13, 2018 6:20:15 GMT -5

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317 3,683 Hello from Cape Cod MA USA
by alongshore
Feb 26, 2019 11:43:52 GMT -5
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250 1,908 Happy Birthday, steev !
by steev
Mar 26, 2019 23:27:59 GMT -5
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553 9,538 The Conundrum of Carl & Betty
by reed
Apr 19, 2019 6:48:54 GMT -5


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myron: Anyone still growing Rural New Yorker Potatoes? My family grew those for probably 50 years. Was looking to get a start of them, if they still exist. Feb 4, 2019 21:11:43 GMT -5
justash: any one got Windsor Black Pumpkin seeds Feb 13, 2019 0:33:26 GMT -5
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