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Buffaloberry Shepherdia argentea

Buffaloberry Shepherdia argentea is an edible and medicinal shrub or small tree that some claim is high in antioxidants.  It is native to northern and western North America and is hardy in USDA hardiness zones 2 to 7.Buffaloberry Shepherdia...

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Rain Harvesting Leaf Eater Product Review

This Rain Harvesting Leaf Eater Product Review will first give an overview of the rainwater harvesting system and then dive into the Leaf Eater product review. Rainwater Harvesting System OverviewThe system starts out with a gutter that has a screen...

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Epi048 Great Escape Farms Podcast

This post covers Epi048 Great Escape Farms Podcast - Maypop Passiflora incarnata, How to Build a Plant Potting Table, and Rainwater Harvesting System Complete for the Summer.Great Escape Podcast is an audio version of the blog posts from Great...

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Rainwater Harvesting System Complete for the Summer.

This weekend I went out to the farm and completed the rainwater harvesting system for the summer.  I say it that way because I do have other things that need to be done on it, but they can wait...

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How to Build a Plant Potting Table

Today I built a plant potting table and will show you through pictures and video as well as explain how to build one of these gems that will save your back.  There is an embedded YouTube video at the...

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Maypop Passiflora incarnata

This post, Maypop Passiflora incarnata, is a rewrite of a post on maypop I did last year.  We include information on edibility, medicinal qualities, info on the fruit and flowers, and how to propagate them.Maypop Passiflora incarnata is an...

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Epi047 Great Escape Farms Podcast

This post covers Epi047 Great Escape Farms Podcast - Backyard Nursery Update, Hardwood Cutting Update, and Food Forest UpdateGreat Escape Podcast is an audio version of the blog posts from Great Escape Farms, Specializing in Unique Edible Plants, Permaculture...

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Food Forest Update

This post is a Food Forest Update on the food forest I put in last year.  It includes various different tasks that were completed this weekend. Electric FenceThe first thing we did was to remove the electric string that runs...

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