For many, heirloom seeds and heirloom plants varietals are prized possessions. These seeds were often brought via immigration from distant homelands, and many heirloom plants have been developed ...

Chris Winslow of It’s About Thyme is in the middle of explaining all the red tape behind moving his entire garden center to a new location when a frantic customer named Jim bursts into his ...
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Merrideth Jiles never intended to have a career working with plants. The Atlanta native graduated from Georgia State University in 1992 with a degree in commercial music recording and worked for a ...
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by Carol Ann Sayle On a recent winter day in the kitchen of the old farm house, I opened wide the oven’s door. The stove was fired up, and with adjoining rooms’ doors closed, the kitchen ...
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by Lucinda Hutson Lucinda Duncan, my great-grandmother and namesake, crossed the plains in 1852 in an ox train along with 12 other pioneers to become, according to my grandmother’s handwritten ...
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An empty glass aquarium left out in the backyard may seem like an unlikely source of inspiration, but for Jack Ikard, it provided the spark for AquaSprouts—a system that converts standard ...
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