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Introducing our Soil Series (Part I)

Our next several posts are inspired by a presentation that Gary Kline of Black Lake Organics gave at the Evergreen State College this May. The topic – Soil Analysis and Sustainable Agriculture – is one that Kline considers to be “the most important subject in the world.” Tall claim? Maybe. Then again, is it? Kline says, … Continue reading

Seed-saving in 6 Simple Steps

Harvest is on its way, and it’s time to start thinking about the fall chores. Turning your compost heap. Canning, fermenting, preserving. And the all-important task of seed-saving! If you’ve saved seeds before but run into difficulties, or if you’re thinking about it for the first time, here are the 6 things you need to … Continue reading

Sustainable?

Flip through the full-page ads of ReDirect Guide, and you’ll see the word “sustainable” a lot. Or just look at the cover. The publication’s subtitle is: “The healthy and sustainable business directory and lifestyle guide.” Inside the directory, business after business identifies itself by this remarkably popular word. When you take a moment to remember what sustainable … Continue reading