Raised Bed Gardening In Ancient Times

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The ancients used raised bed gardening as a technique to provide food for their people. Myabe we can learn something from the ancient people.   Wide Urban World: Modern use of an ancient farming system Michael E. Smith “”Raised fields — an ancient form of agriculture, practiced by the Mayas, Aztecs, and the ancestors of the Incas — was one …

Tips For A Gluten Free Labor Day Weekend

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It’s Labor Day, go ahead and take the day off! If you have plans to enjoy this great holiday, here are some tips for a gluten free Labor Day weekend. Gluten-Free Tips for Labor Day Weekend « Celiac Central: Bits and … Kristin “If your plans involve an event or location where outside food is either not permitted or gluten-free …

Gluten Free Beer

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  Gluten free beer is a good alternative for those on a gluten free diet. Enjoy beer and be gluten free. Putting Gluten-Free Beers to the taste test ChicagoNow (blog) “Sad to think about, but there are people who like beer, but can’t deal with some of the ingredients. I can kind of relate, since I need to watch my …

USDA Complete Guide To Home Canning

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Being an advocate for home canning and it’s benefits, I’d like to share this resource. The USDA Complete Guide To Home Canning is published by the USDA and free for you to download. Here’s what you get: Introduction Guide 01: Principles of Home Canning Guide 02: Selecting, Preparing, and Canning Fruit and Fruit Products Guide 03: Selecting, Preparing, and Canning …

How To Get Carpet Stains Out

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Looking for info on how to get carpet stains out? Here are some great home remedies for carpet stains. So, fret no more, discover the best way to remove carpet stains.   Home Remedies :: How to Remove Carpet Stains :: Building Moxie Ram Service “Coffee or Tea Stains Use baby wipes or another extra-absorbent cloth on the spill to …

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Homemade Solar Collectors-Solar Collector Design

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It’s still hot outside, but, it’s time to start thinking about preparing for the winter. Homemade solar collectors should be a consideration for all. Solar power is free and readily available. Why not use it to supplement heating your home or to heat your hot water in the home. this is a collection of solar collector designs to give you …

Aquaponic Design Tips

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Some basic aquaponic design tips to get you started on your aquaponics venture. 5 Things You Must Take Into Consideration When Designing An Aquaponics System … (author unknown) “Place The place where you place your aquaponic system is essential for the way in which the plants and the fish will develop. In order to obtain great results you should make …

Home Remedies To Grow Hair Faster

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With age comes the dreaded hair loss. Here are a few home remedies to grow hair faster. This might be worth a try if you are experiencing hair loss. It is certainly a cheaper alternative to other options available. Home Remedies for Hair Growth • A List of the Best Cures (author unknown) ” Blackstrap molasses – Blackstrap molasses is …

Growing Leaf Lettuce-How To Grow Lettuce In A Rain Gutter

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Considering growing leaf lettuce in containers? Discover how to grow lettuce in a rain gutter. Complete how-to for growing leaf lettuce you can enjoy at your table. What I like about this method is the fact that it takes up very little space. Give it a try! Intensive Vegetable Gardening In Small Spaces : Personal Liberty … Peggy Layton “How …

How To Make Compost Tea

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This video about how to make compost tea struck my interest. If you are like me and into composting for your organic garden, then this video may be worth giving a try. Compost tea is nothing new to me, but, this is a new twist on compost tea. [jwplayer file=’http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=0Qk9oXPVR2Q&feature=g-vrec’]