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Potting Up Tomato Seedlings (video)

Potting Up Tomato Seedlings (video)

For healthy tomato plants started from seed, it’s a good idea to pot them up after two sets of true leaves are established.

Growing Cover Crop with a Cash Crop (video)

Growing Cover Crop with a Cash Crop (video)

Dan Forgey, of Cronin Farms, describes his ongoing research with cover crops, this time looking at how they might be grown in sync with a cash crop of corn.

Food Sampling at Austin Farmers Market Gets Yes Vote

Food Sampling at Austin Farmers Market Gets Yes Vote

April 29, 2010 Going to the Farmers Market is always an uplifting adventure. Not only do I get to meet and talk to the farmers who grew the food, I get to taste what has just been harvested. And, for those artisans who create delectable treats for my palate – crafted mustards, cheese, and breads […]

Carlo Petrini: Good, Clean, and Fair part 6 (video)

Carlo Petrini: Good, Clean, and Fair part 6 (video)

Slow Food founder Carlo Petrini argues for economic respect, and fairness to the small farmers of the world. Economy and ecology share the same roots, both require a local context in order to survive.

Livestock Auction at Dill’s

Livestock Auction at Dill’s

Looking to add to her livestock, Joya Parsons visits a local livestock auction for the first time.