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Bruce Parshall
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Living in the desert and trying to be more self-reliant, a better husband, dad and grandpa.
Living in the desert and trying to be more self-reliant, a better husband, dad and grandpa.

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Mulch Much?
Recently, I've been out in the garden beds and have been looking at the condition of my soil. I'm getting ready to put in the spring garden and have been looking at what I have. I have been working to build my soil for the past several years. What I started...
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An Apple A Day
I really like apples and this year has been a great year for us with apples. First, a few weeks ago, I wrote a blog about spending a weekend with my friend and harvesting apples from his two trees. They were gracious enough to give my wife and me more than ...
An Apple A Day
An Apple A Day
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Am I a Back-To-Eden Gardener? Yes. And No.
If you are not familiar with the concept of Back to Eden gardening, I suggest you watch the film by the same name. You can find it on Vimeo.com ( http://vimeo.com/28055108 ) where you can watch the whole thing for free. I suggest you do. It's an easy watch ...
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Some Updates and Some Projects
It's mid-November here in Las Vegas, Nevada. There have been wispy clouds for a couple of weeks, but no precipitation. We have wonderful sunsets and sunrises here. The colors are brilliant, intense and ever-changing. It's starting to feel like fall a bit. S...
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Am I a Square-foot Gardener? Yes. And no.
I get asked regularly by my friends if I am a square-foot gardener. They are refering, of course, to Mel Bartholomew's concept and his book of the same name. My answer is both simple and complicated and I usually say yes or no depending on how much time I h...
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Finally, Finalizing Finely Spaced Spacers
If you remeber from yesterday's post, I made these three seed spacing tools. They are based on a tool made by Earl Fincher, a farmer in California, a long time ago. He made his with corks, but I have no access to corks so I had to make do with what I had. H...
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