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Crop Swaps, Coming to a Library near You

Posted on August 30, 2013 at 6:50 PM Comments comments (0)

by Rachel and Carl


Looking for something to do with all those extra zucchinis? Have an overzealous bean plant that keeps giving to overflowing? Too many tomatoes and too little time to make sauce? These are all good problems to have, and we have just the solution: make your way over to your library to take part in a crop swap!


What’s a crop swap, you ask? Ah, you must be from...

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The ABCs of Bees

Posted on August 19, 2013 at 11:30 PM Comments comments (0)

 

by Carl

Unique among all God's creatures, only the honeybee improves the environment and preys not on any other species.

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Memories of the County Fair

Posted on August 5, 2013 at 4:20 AM Comments comments (0)

by Rachel


I grew up in farm country. My grandfather farmed a small patch, with my father as his right hand man. That legacy was passed on and today, I enjoy and love all things farm. The county in which I was raised has always held a huge Mid-Winter Fair in February, with a large midway, many barns, and halls displaying a variety of curiosities and where young and old alike compete for a blue ribbon. Mom and dad took us as kids every year....

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