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Eric Vinje
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Attended Furman University
Lives in Bozeman, MT 59715
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Winter Squash For the Keeping: Tips for harvesting and storing squash grown in your garden. http://ow.ly/RXhy304q0R5
Storing winter squash requires some know-how. Here's what we learned and have garnered from others, books and websites included, over the years.
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Manure, Antibiotics, Compost: Keeping livestock-generated super bacteria out of your organic garden. http://ow.ly/SZdM304pZOy
Growers who use manures -- or commercial compost containing manure -- for garden use could be exposed to MRSA and other antibiotic resistant infections.
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Fall Planting, Spring Color: Plant now and have a burst of color come spring. http://ow.ly/hA2P304akui
Fall is the time for making sure you'll have plenty of color in your landscape come spring. Now's the time to divide perennials, if you haven't done so in the last few years.
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Is Monsanto buying biotech scientists to support its genetically modified (#GMO) industry? http://ow.ly/b4Uz3046oYq
What lengths will Monsanto and others go to in their attempt to fight GMO labeling and to whitewash questions about the safety of genetically modified food.
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Natural Born Pest Killers: Using natural and non-toxic ingredients to get rid of bugs. http://ow.ly/VPOr303ZY6R
Cucumbers are one example of home pest control. It’s using natural and non-toxic ingredients to repel or get rid of bugs including ants, flies and more!
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Is Monsanto’s Roundup Killing Our Soil? http://ow.ly/IFN2304pZXZ
Now comes word that the use of glyphosate herbicide -- trade name Roundup -- is killing not just weeds but the very soil in which we grow our crops.
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Stop Wasting Food! Reducing food waste at home not only helps the environment, it saves us money. Here’s how. http://ow.ly/RDxx304pZn9
Here's a short list of practical tips and suggestions to help you avoid wasting food in your refrigerator, during preparation, and on your dinner plates.
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Homegrown Tomato Time: Whether heirlooms or hybrids, #tomatoes from your garden taste best. http://ow.ly/w4yR3046pcn
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Organic Gardening 101: How to Garden Organically http://ow.ly/sNs4303ZYBT
Here’s the basics on how to organic garden, so you can enjoy the benefits of this healthy family activity and a harvest of tasty, fresh-grown vegetables straight from your own backyard.
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Have a #compost question? Here's the best go-to guide for the #1 garden boost ever. Dig in! http://ow.ly/uZj4303YLLI
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PRODUCTS for a HEALTHY HOME, LAWN & GARDEN
Employment
  • Planet Natural
    Owner, 1989 - present
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Currently
Bozeman, MT 59715
Previously
Nashua, NH 03060 - North Conway, NH 03860
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Early to bed, early to rise, Work like hell: fertilize.
Introduction
Given my roots at Planet Natural, I'm a fan of organic gardening, indoor gardening, and the great outdoors... to name a few! Tweet me at: @eric_vinje
Bragging rights
1 kid, 1 wife, 1 dog, and a really big garden store.
Education
  • Furman University
    Undergraduate
  • University of Montana - Missoula
    Graduate
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