The Health Benefits of Honey

Whether against sore throats, infected wounds, or upset digestion, the health benefits of honey have been demonstrated time and time again. By Nancy Eischen Spring brings a picture-perfect day. You’re enjoying yourself on a well-deserved vacation. Then you fall, a victim of loose gravel. Your leg is a mess. At the local hospital, you’re given …

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Seed-Starting Essentials

Starting seeds is the inexpensive way to grow more of your favorite plants. Here's what you need to know for success. Seed-Starting Essentials Starting seeds is the inexpensive way to grow more of your favorite plants. Here's what you need to know for success. Starting plants from seed has many practical benefits: You save money, …

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Spring Garden Checklist

Spring’s Last Frost Dates

  Average Frost Dates Alabama City First Fall Frost Last Spring Frost Birmingham 11/9/16 4/2/17 Huntsville 11/4/16 3/30/17 Mobile 11/29/16 2/28/17 Montgomery 11/12/16 3/11/17 Alaska City First Fall Frost Last Spring Frost Anchorage 9/23/16 5/8/17 Fairbanks 9/8/16 5/15/17 Juneau 10/4/16 5/8/17 Nome 8/31/16 6/11/17 Arizona City First Fall Frost Last Spring Frost Flagstaff 9/22/16 6/9/17 …

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Growing Peas

Peas are one of the tastiest vegetables to plant in a garden.  They are easy to grow, sweet when picked at the right time, chocked full of protein, easy to harvest and store.  This is definitely one of my go-to veggies. Sow At the end of January; directly sow seeds in succession (enough for one …

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They Feed Cows, What?

Big ag feeds cows chicken poop!  Yes, that's right, chicken poop. Okay, that's creepy!   Want to produce your own food?    We'll show you how!   Donate to our “How to Provide FOOD for Your Family TV Show Kickstarter Project” now!   Just $5 will help so much!   We are raising funds to …

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Prevent Bird Flu in Your Chickens

Hello everyone.. This is one of my articles in Mother Earth News... Prevent Bird Flu in Your Chickens Learn how to stop the bird flu virus in its tracks by raising happy free-range chickens. By Rachel Falco of Falco’s Farm I’m concerned about reports of the avian flu virus, which I’ve heard can pass from …

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WHAT? Super Bacteria Was Found In Your Salad?

Worried about the chemicals in your food?  Or how your meat was raised?  Terrified of the Super Bacteria lingering in your salad?  Feel like you have to disinfect every veggie that comes through your door or that you must turn that steak into leather to avoid the inevitable case of food poisoning?  We're going to …

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Stop Going to Grocery Stores!

How much do you spend on groceries per month?  Want to pocket that money instead? Contribute to our "How to Provide FOOD for Your Family Kickstarter Project" now!   Just $5 will help so much! We want to create the How to Provide FOOD for Your Family T.V. Show...  a "How To" T.V. show web series …

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Just $5 Would Help!

How to Provide FOOD for Your Family Kickstarter Project! Just $5 will help so much! We have our 1st Backer (Thanks Javy Dreamer)! How to Provide FOOD for Your Family... Is a "How To" web series which teaches how to produce your own holistic & sustainable food supply based upon The Falco's Homestead. https://www.kickstarter.com/projects/howtoprovidefood/how-to-provide-food-for-your-family https://www.howtoprovideproject.com/

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How to Provide FOOD for Your Family

We are launching our Kickstarter Project!  Introducing (drum roll please...) How to Provide FOOD for Your Family Kickstarter Project   Many of you are well aware of my passion for teaching others... How to Provide for Their Family... Well, we are bringing this knowledge on a whole new scale...  We want to create  Season One: …

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