Monthly Archives: April 2013

Q and A: velvet beans and tomato cages

Velvet beans Will velvet beans cross with Louisiana Purple Pod and Rattlesnake pole (green) beans? Name withheld Velvet beans are Mucuna pruriens where Louisiana Purple Pods are...

Q and A: planting squash to save seeds and what to...

Planting squash to save seeds Help! I received the Hopi Pale Grey Squash seeds and will be planting them. Problem is, I don't know the...

Q and A: tainted milk and sick doeling

Tainted milk Help! My milk cow has been eating onion grass or wild garlic and the milk is tainted and flavored with the garlic taste....

What do you do when it’s nasty (again!) outside?

You work inside. I think the snow's going away. It's sure sloppy/nasty outdoors and there's water everywhere. We even saw geese today so they're...

Snow, snow, and more snow! Bah!

Okay, so it sounds like we're getting depressed. Got that right! After getting a foot of new snow a couple of days back, we're...