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Looking for a way to grow fresh veggies as economically as possible during a long dry season? We found this raised bed idea called a keyhole garden the shape is incredibly efficient, offers high yields, and can be built cheaply. http://ow.ly/RFPaV
If you’ve grown vegetables in raised beds you know they are amazing, often getting four times the yield of a traditional garden. But chances are, your design still isn’t as efficient as it could be. The solution? A keyhole garden. Keyhole gardens are round beds about 6 feet across, with waist-high walls. They get their name from their distinctive shape: a round column in the middle and a “slot” removed from one side, making them look from above l...
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Farmer John picking up some fresh produce from the local Farmers Market.
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Tired of those pesky slugs in your garden? Try out these methods to treat them organically. http://ow.ly/RCmve
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To all our fans here on Facebook we deeply apologize for the incident that occurred on our page. Yes we were indeed hacked, but have sorted out the issue and hopefully it won't happen again.
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How to control potato beetles organically http://ow.ly/PZUlM
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Farmer John of Sustainable Seed Company will be LIVE on air with the nationally syndicated radio show Garden America on Saturday July 18 at 8:15 am PDT. John will be discussing seed preservation and water conservation for the backyard gardener. View a list of stations at http://www.gardenamerica.com/store/radioshows/station-list or listen live at http://biztalkradio.com/
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If you are as crazy about kale as we are, try out this recipe! http://ow.ly/RFOvo
This weeknight wonder is packed with veggies and beans. Top with crunchy croutons and grated Pecorino Romano cheese.
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Saturday farmers market in chico is full of some great produce. Located in downtown Chico. YEAR ROUND, RAIN or SHINE 7:30am – 1pm. http://ow.ly/i/cJ9vV http://ow.ly/i/cJ9Cv
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Are you gluten-sensitive? A neat article we came across on why Gluten-sensitive individuals are still growing wheat in their gardens! http://ow.ly/RCm02
Grains were some of the first crops to be domesticated, and yet for some reason growing them holds an air of mystery for home gardeners. Thankfully, people are beginning to discover that grains, particularly the heritage varieties that grow tall and produce many seed heads per plant, are a beautiful and delicious addition to the garden.
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Did you miss Farmer John on Garden America this weekend? You can listen to it here: http://ow.ly/PQTXQ #GardenAmerica #talkshow #radio
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Don't miss Farmer John LIVE on air with the radio show Garden America Tomorrow Morning at 8:15 am PDT . John will be discussing seed preservation and water conservation for the backyard gardener. View a list of stations at http://www.gardenamerica.com/store/radioshows/station-list or listen live at http://biztalkradio.com/
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We had a great time at the Southside #farmersmarket in Chico http://ow.ly/PyN5a
Located at 435 W. 16th Street Chico, CA open Wednesdays 3pm-7pm all year! This wonderful 2.5 acre community farm and farmers market is sponsored by the Jesus Center and run with nearly all volunteer workers. 2-Jim Mathys. Our new friend Jim Mathys is the director of the program and Sustainable ...
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707-703-1242
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355 E 20th St. Chico, CA 95928
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Heirloom Open Pollinated Seeds
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Our family owned Seed Company provides gardeners with over 1,875 varieties of organic and heirloom seeds. We offer the largest variety available, making us the best source for Certified Organic Heirloom seed.