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Why I garden

There are a lot of reasons why I garden. And it isn’t because I love being cold and muddy or enjoy sweltering over a stove on a hot August afternoon canning tomatoes. It links us to the land, gives us greater variety and fresher produce, and provides food security and food safety. And it makes me happy. Continue reading

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Earthquakes, volcanos and food security

Earthquakes, volcanos and climate change are some of the things that could affect food supply. Growing a home vegetable garden is a good hedge against food shortages. Continue reading

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