All Stories Tagged 'seeds' (5)

At the Urban Homestead - B.B. King and Herbal Tea

I know this is an "urban homesteading" blog, but I want to acknowledge the passing of B.B. "Blues Boy" King.  Our kitchen sees a lot of activity, from baking and brewing to food preservation to popping beans out of their pods to stripping dried herbs from their stems and much much more.  Music is a great companion…


Added by Robin Day on May 21, 2015 at 10:30am — No Comments

At the Urban Homestead - Save Those Seeds!

As late spring progresses, many of your garden's early plantings will bolt, meaning they will flower and go to seed.  This marks the end of harvesting things like radishes, arugula, lettuce, kale, spinach and mustard.  Resist the urge to pull those plants and leave a few to flower.

There are a number of…


Added by Robin Day on May 14, 2015 at 10:30am — 2 Comments

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Added by Adelita on February 27, 2015 at 10:30am — 1 Comment

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Added by Phil_0 on March 14, 2014 at 7:00am — 3 Comments

Red or Green or GMO?


The 2008 New Mexico State Legislature approved funding for development of a genetically-modified chili pants and seeds. And, in the Nov. 4th General Election, if you voted for the Education Bond - you unwittingly endorsed programs to implement production of these genetically altered and patented crops. That means, if you grow a plant, save the seeed and plant it again - You OWE Monsanto (or the corporate patent holder of that seed)

What… Continue

Added by Crista on December 6, 2008 at 10:42am — 9 Comments

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