A network for those who grow, buy, make, sell and share local food. Because these things are improbably, yet reverberatingly important.
Everyone is welcome - beginners, dabblers, experts or the plain curious!
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Please take joining seriously. We will not invade your privacy, but we need to ensure you are not a scammer.
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For the first time I am growing dwarf low chill stone fruit. I bought 4, the only standard one died from maybe my inexpert pruning. Anyway there's 3 left, all blooming amazingly just now. Two are single small blooms one is a large double. I'm…Continue
I have a batch of 20 quail eggs in the incubator on day 15 now. I took the egg rocker out today and laid them gently on the floor of what I am hoping will be their brooder soon. What's the difference between an incubator and a brooder? An egg…Continue
I'm having a day off work today as I have caught that awful cold going around. I was going to catch up on some school work at the same time but am procrastinating at the moment. Did the kid's school drop off and was wandering…Continue