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    Featured Articles

    Fall Planting of Garlic

    Like most bulbs, Garlic should be planted in the fall, it can also be planted in the early spring as soon as the ground can be worked, but fall is best. Planting in the fall leads to bigger and more flavorful bulbs when you harvest the following summer.. Full Article



    Composting Leaves

    How to make and use Leaf Mold

    leaves awaiting composting

    'Tired of bagging and hauling bundle after bundle of leaves to the curb ? .

    Autumns leaves can easily be recycled and converted into valuable leaf mold -Leaf mold is soil consisting primarily of decayed leaves. Pound for pound, leaves contain twice the minerals of manure. Full Article



    Fall Pumpkin Recipes

    Versatile Classic Pumpkin Recipes

    Pumpkin Bread Pumpkin Cranberry Bread

    Pumpkin Preserves, Pumpkin Butter, Pumpkin Ice Cream, Pickled Pumpkin, Pumpkin Blossom Fritters, Pasta & Pumpkin, Pumpkin Jelly Roll, Roasted Pumpkin Seeds, Pumpkin Candy, Pumpkin Pudding, Pumpkin Cake Roll, ,Pumpkin Cheesecake, Pumpkin Breads, Pumpkin Meringue Cookies, Pumpkin Soups, Pumpkin Pie, Pumpkin Pie Pancakes and more.

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    Home Pickling - Pickling Methods and Recipes

    Pickled Vegetables

    There are a multitude of Pickling Recipes and quite a few methods of Pickling. The purpose of pickling is the preservation of otherwise perishable food. Food spoils when microorganism growth is not controlled. This is what Pickling does, in short it kills off or renders dormant harmful microorganisms in foods.

    History sets an early usage over 3,000 years ago in western Asia, Egypt and Greece. Cleopatra believed pickles made her more beautiful and rumor has it that Marc Anthony was pickled as well. Full Article