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Spring Planting 2011

The rain this spring in Oregon’s Willamette Valley has been relentless, and at this point in time, May 31st, there is no end in sight.  It’s made it very difficult to get outside and get outdoor projects completed.  Still, I managed to get my seeds and plants in the ground by the first week in
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Permaculture

Converting lawn areas into food growing areas is only one aspect of permaculture.  For me it is one of the most practical and rewarding ways to begin a lifestyle that reflects the principals of sustainable living that I am striving for.  Many of us on a tight budget cannot afford to invest in the environmental
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