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Transplant and Direct Seed Methods For Growing Early Season Vegetables

Transplant and Direct Seed Methods For Growing Early Season Vegetables

Oregon State University Extension Service Urban horticulturist Weston Miller, demonstrates two methods for planting early season vegetables: direct seeding to the garden, and indoor seeding.

Annual Fermentation Festival Opens Up the World of Ferments

Annual Fermentation Festival Opens Up the World of Ferments

The Portland fermentation festival offers beginners the experience to taste first-hand a variety of fermented foods under one roof. This video provides a peek inside the event.

Sourdough Starter: An Old Family Treasure

Sourdough Starter: An Old Family Treasure

You might say Robert Jordan is the keeper of the flame by preserving the family’s sourdough starter for so many years.

How to Make Authentic East Coast Bagels (video)

How to Make Authentic East Coast Bagels (video)

Nicole Rees and Lisa Bell, demonstrate how to make authentic, East Coast bagels from basic ingredients. Give this recipe a try, and taste the difference!

Choosing the Right Garden Tools for Your Vegetable Garden (video)

Choosing the Right Garden Tools for Your Vegetable Garden (video)

For those with little direct gardening experience, this introductory video will help you choose the right garden tools to properly manage your vegetable garden.